Monday, February 25, 2013
Spring is Has Sprung
Almost every day you can find me out in the gardens, pruning rose bushes, planting more rose bushes, working in the garden or just walking around checking the progress of things. This morning I was happy to find my lavender plants loaded with buds ! The oregano did so well this winter and has taken off already spreading. The fruit tress are budding out and the Ash tree is far ahead of all the others with tiny vibrant green leaves bursting forth. My fingernails are always dirty, my hands a bit rough around the edges, my back a bit sore from planting lots of blue potatoes yesterday, but its all worth it. Today, the wind is blowing as if it were March already ! What a blessed time, the coming of spring is !
It is a silent sort of morning, sitting next to the wood stove in my rocker, watching the birds outside my windo...