The past few days it has not felt like January. It has felt like June!
It has been in the 60's and 70's. For here in Southeast Kansas, that is a miracle. That is normally May or June weather here.
That's fine--we are LOVING it!!
Tomorrow the cold returns, but while the beautiful warmth is here, we've been dreaming of garden season. Hubby has helped till the garden spot at his dad's in preparation for the coming planting season. We've thumbed through seed catalogs and websites for the regular items we plant yearly, plus all the pretty flowers that in our mind's eye would look lovely in the yard. We've discussed expanding flower beds and building up existing ones, transplanting perennials and so on.
It's amazing what a bit of warm weather will do!
Alas, tomorrow it returns to the normal 30's and 40's, and this weekend we are to see rain or snow. It is still January.
Now that we've had that taste of spring, we all the more look forward to the planting season, to the time when we can get outside and enjoy the Kansas breeze (more like wind) and get our hands dirty while growing the things we enjoy.
What are you planning for the spring garden season?
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