Friday, March 29, 2013

Happy Easter 2013 ... even though it feels like January!

From my busy desk,  to yours ...

photo & art works copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong. all rights reserved.
"The Daffodils of 2012"
March 2013 ~ Utrecht, Netherlands

Despite what the calendar tells me, it's still very much winter in the Netherlands - cold days and overnight freezing temps ... brrr!! So for this post I've resorted to using a picture of my sketchbooks from last year because currently, in my garden, there are no daffodils in bloom :( Who can blame them; they're freezing! Sure, I could, of course, buy some hot-house daffodils anywhere in the Netherlands (including my local grocery store and gas station), but I'd rather see the ones in my garden in bloom. *

Ok, I'm obviously just ready for Spring to really spring! lol

Anyway, have a wonderful weekend - whatever the weather and wherever you are.

For those who celebrate :
Vrolijk Pasen!
Happy Easter!



* currently at 6:03pm March 29th, 2013 in Utrecht,  it's snowing outside!  
Just looked out the window... Snow  this late...oh my.


Judy
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2 comments:

Yorky said...

Happy Easter Judy!

Same here, unusually cold for the end of March.

J. Nijholt-Strong said...

I've been watching the BBC weather reports Doug, really massive amounts of snow up your way.

We've been missing most of the snowfall in the middle of the Netherlands (the south and north getting most of it), but just looked out the window and lo and behold, it was snowing!

Oi! a sleigh ride on Easter? LOL

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