I miss you Sam!!

I miss you Sam!!
I miss you Sam!!

Saturday, March 21, 2009

Spring Really is Here!!

We had a little dab and dribble of sunshine today and I took the camera and Sam and headed to the park above the harbor. There were sailboats out on the water and if you enlarge the pictures by clicking on them you can see the Cascade Mountains in the distance. There was even a tiny patch of shivering daffodils! They looked scrawny and a little beat up, but it was a spot of color!



As I started back to the car I noticed a yard across the street that looked so lovely even though the tree and shrubs were really just beginning to blossom out, but again, it was the first real sign of spring that I've seen and it looked gorgeous! Again, to really get a good look at them, click to embiggen!

4 comments:

Greyscale Territory said...

Just lovely! Enjoyed your bubbly comments to complement the photos!

Anonymous said...

It is so exciting to be leaving winter behind isn't it...

Linda Reeder said...

Yup. It's really happening, but boy, it sure is still cold.

George said...

Spring is wonderful even if there are a few cold days thrown in. You got some beautiful pictures.

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