Tag: spring

Motivation is melting with the snow. The sun feigns warmth as a daunting chill still steals our breath. But, refusing any further hibernation, my husband and I secure our winter garb and walk against the wind. In our steps will be the Spring so slow in springing.

Isaiah 43:18-19 NIV “Forget the former things;     do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing!     Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness     and streams in the wasteland.”  

The first day of spring in Minnesota is under the snow. Tulips greeted me a year ago, but they sleep soundly today. I heard a bird or two last week when a year ago we bird-watched daily. The grass greened early. I wonder if I will see green again. But, I am not jealous for […]

My son asked me if the mosquitos will be as bad at the camper this year as they were last season. I gazed at the new layer of March snow, recalling our walk in swirling flakes the day before. I enjoyed that early spring, but I will not wish away this winter. Decidedly, I prefer the melting bites […]