On the morning of Wednesday, February 16th, the view from my back balcony was snowy, cold and flirting with all shades of gray.
On the morning of Saturday, February 19th, the view from my back balcony was sunny, warm and full of color.
This is a game the weather, here in Oregon, will play for the next few months. We are quite used to these alluring teases and know that it will change again soon - but the feeling a day of sunshine brings after a dark and gloomy winter is one of life's little pleasures.
Today, the clouds have rolled back in and Dan and I are heading up to the mountain for a day of skiing. We might as well make the most of it since Spring is clearly on it's way.