Find places to visit that require a trip through the trees, the wooded lanes and winding roads.
Is there anything lovelier than a white New England farm house with a bright red door? I think not.
I tried to get shots of all the colorful meadow birds but they were too quick for me! Rustic wooden birdhouses dot the landscape at my friends' country sanctuary.
Reuse! Repurpose! Recycyle! Parts scavenged from old farm equipment make a striking holder for these bird feeders:
Taking time to take a breath, to drink in this lovely land still teeming with trees and rolling hills is the perfect way to celebrate July 4th, don't you think?
But whatever country you call home, go seek out the countryside. ;-)