Got a  little bit done today, I’ve been distracted by work/life which is no bad thing…I think.

Anyway, two critical bits of lawn raked off.  A good clean-up in the spring makes all the difference, I’ve found.  Really more than fall.

Almost too late on the section next to the two white birches, several of the crocuses were up and blooming already, about a month early. Despite the population boom on rodents this year, a few of my favorites have come up: