Starting to believe in spring

orchid_032408.jpgSpring is coming even inside the house. Like this orchid, for instance. No matter how I neglect it, every year it puts up a shoot of flowers. Meanwhile, there’s quite a bank of snowdrops developing outside.

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And on the slope out back, there’s nothing interesting yet, which is a good sign, because up there “interesting” means weeds.

So what signs of spring are you seeing?

Tomorrow: The birds and bees take on a whole ‘nother meaning.