…crocuses fresh and new…happy it’s spring……

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Photographed the day before the big winter storm watch, with daffodils in the background.

It is storming outside, gusty winds 80+km/hr. Cold, icyish.  Yet when looking out, they are still there, closed and waiting for the storm to pass…..

..my garden…….

 

…yesterday……..signs of spring….. :)

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yayyy!…..my first crocuses flowering……….

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…happiness is wearing garden gloves in spring……..

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….my first laundry on a line outside….in 2013…….

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…ladybug uncovered while doing garden clean up……a sure sign of life……..

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…the chives are starting to grow……..

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…a new addition to my garden…a garden angel amongst the daffodil growth……….

…it was a beautiful spring day yesterday….blue skies…sunshine……

Boucle and I spent the afternoon in the backyard doing garden cleanup…..

…and finding the first living signs of spring…..

…where is spring?! – March 14, 2012 – one year ago……….

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This year……frozen……….

My crocuses have been at one inch high for weeks.  The last warm day we had they grew that inch…and since then, not a centimetre…….

Thought I would  start your day with the happiness of blooming crocuses…….from last year…….  🙂