OH SPRING...where art thou?

Miss Spring ain’t here in North Idaho, that’s for sure.

Where’d she go?

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We’ve had a few sun breaks, but...I’m still in my LL Beans…with muddy grass from too much rain.

But a few things have been happening around here while waiting for her to arrive.

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We have started the necessary dog-proofing for these young whippersnappers...

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so they can’t continue to do this!

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I bought some Walla Walla starts a few days ago…

and planted them under Roxie’s watchful eye.

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Until this bed is dog-proofed, I put my bell pepper cages up to protect the little shoots from those four legged critters.

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Chives have come back up all on their own from last year :)

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Our two resident geese have returned to our pond after wintering elsewhere.

{with all the rain lately it seems like a mini-lake now}

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Would be so fun to put a GoPro on them and follow them on their travels.

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Last summer we had a pesky squirrel try to enter the bird houses.

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So I ordered copper predator guards from Amazon with the right sized hole for swallows and bluebirds...

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and Mr. Denim put them on yesterday. Pretty dang spiffy, huh?

Good luck now, Mr. Squirrel.

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Yesterday at Wally World I bought four tiny pots of tulips…only $1 each.

I’ll plant them together in a larger pot.

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And last but not least, Mr. Denim and I recently celebrated our 38th wedding anniversary...

um yeah…we got married at age 12 :)

The metal wall sign was a happy find at Magnolia Market…love that place!  Cool stuff there.

Have a great weekend, gardenistas!

And may it be Spring where you are!!!