I'm not going to lie, today I have been grumpy. And tired. And annoyed that so few students did their homework, even though they didn't go to school yesterday thanks to a teacher workday.
But at least I had these to come home to:
You may have spied correctly how I used my favorite rocks to prop up the short stems I cut for placement in a vase leftover from our wedding. I'm always fascinated by how quickly tulips grow even after you've cut down the stems significantly. I'm enjoying this sign of spring despite the fact that I can hear the cold wind howling away outside, and despite the fact that I had a kind of crappy day.