Its the end of March and we know that sooner than later the "big melt" will begin. We all look forward to it and can't wait to get out and start doing some things in the yard or at the cottage. There is nothing like busting up that last little snow bank and seeing it melt away. Then its on to the lawn, the patio and the garden, all the fun stuff about being a home owner. Now I don't want to be a Debbie Downer but there are a few less fun things that you should pay attention to as the snow starts to melt. Take a walk around the outside of the house. Lets be honest here, you haven't done that since November right before it got cold enough to put up the Christmas lights. Make sure that the grade around the house is allowing the water to run away from the…
The days are getting longer and the sun has a bit of heat in it. That can only mean that Spring is around the corner. I know we still might see some more snow and it still might hit minus "holy crap" but there is no denying that we are on the downhill side of Winter.
I don't mind saying, and I don't think I'm alone in this, Spring is my favorite time of year! Who doesn't like the weather warming up, the snow melting and having mud up the ying yang? Maybe its because as we get older we like Winter less and less each year so the expectations of Spring are pretty low, or maybe its because coming from the farm, Spring was a time to shift gears from prepping and planning to implementation. Whatever the reason is I love it!
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