Monday, March 12, 2012

Springy

“For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; The flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land;" ~ Song of Solomon 2:12

I know that it's not quite spring yet--and I'm probably jinxing us into a giant March snowstorm--but didn't yesterday's sunshine feel so good? (Unless you live somewhere that was lacking sunshine yesterday, then I apologize for being a braggy jerk.)

We were all in heaven.

We opened up the sandbox, a plaything with which I have a serious love hate relationship. The kids love it and can play for hours, but the SAND. Why is sand so messy? And why does Tommy always have so much of it in his pants?

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The best part is knowing that even if I jinxed us into a snowstorm or even if the next two weeks are rainy, we are going to have more and more days like this. Yes, knowing that put just a little spring in our step.

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6 comments:

Adventures In Babywearing said...

I know- it's like a promise of what is on the way. And I am loving the sun peeking out today!

Steph

Kristen said...

Love the pictures. Yesterday was amazing. . .and would you believe it's supposed to be 76 Wednesday?!?! I'd almost call that hot! Love your sand box. I want one for Nate. Did you build or buy it?

Courtney Foster said...

I am totally with you, spring is so close that I dont care what happens since its just right around the corner!

Such The Spot said...

You couldn't be a braggy jerk if you tried. I hope your spring comes soon :)

Adam said...

This is beautiful. Being able to open up the sandbox in early March is the best/worst thing ever.

Sara said...

Yes! SPRING! I am in Colorado, but we are getting a taste of spring right now, too. I know we will pay for it with more snow, but this week of flip flops and sandboxes and sunblock and sidewalk chalk will totally give me the strength to survive the rest of winter! And so true about the sand. Why does it have to get EVERYWHERE?!