The Promise of Spring

It’s officially Spring!

Goodbye to the frosty cold mornings of winter. Goodbye to the ten minutes it takes to get everyone ready with hats and coats before we walk out the door.  Goodbye to the box of tissues that we’ve been using to decorate each room in our house, and goodbye to the sugar we’ve inserted into our diets in place of sunshine.

I am nothing if not hopeful, as I write this with my three-week-old cold still lingering, bundled in a sweater, with a box of tissues and a stack of biscuits by my side…

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