I am thoroughly convinced that living through four seasons a year is good for the soul. If you’ve never witnessed the subtle shifting of seasons, where the whole earth seems to be stretching out of its long hibernation in the spring, or where the horizon lights up in brilliant fiery hues as it lets go of all its trappings in the fall, well…you just haven’t lived yet my friend.
Yes, I may have spent all of my childhood in the desert of the Southwest and the majority of my early twenties on the beaches of the West Coast, but there is something so sweet and peaceful about the Midwest that it truly is the best place to live.
Today was one of those days where I realized I had taken for granted all the sunshine I’ve experienced on an almost daily basis all my life. Although I think fall is still my favorite, spring with all it’s sunshiny freshness is a close second.
So, without further ado, here are a few of my favorite things about spring! Read more…