Being exposed to what might be the worst and longest winter on record has made me extra-vigilant about finding signs Spring is on its way.
I started looking when we were in Gulfport and was rewarded with this:
That’s not easy to see, is it? Let’s try another one:
Maybe you had to be there.
But this has been a rough winter, wouldn’t you agree? Even folks who normally like snow (and I’m not one of them!) are praying, Turn it off already!
And I imagine more than a few would like to take Punxsutawney Phil and fry him for dinner, for daring to forecast six more weeks of winter.
Still, Mother Nature knows that it’s time for new growth, and she won’t be thwarted.
On one of Darling Doggie Dallas and my walks before heading back to the frozen Midwest, we were delighted to find this:
But the most rewarding sight was this, and I dare you not to think “Spring” when you see it: