I think Spring has finally arrived!
Boo and I did some tidying up in the garden and were delighted to find life poking up out of the soil. There are lots of bulbs coming through, and the peonies are just peeking above the ground. Chives are doing great and can be clipped already. And I am estimating that my rhubarb is about 2 weeks away from harvest! I simply couldn't stop smiling.
Naturally we couldn't let this day go by without a nice nature walk with the dog. For a bit of variety we headed to Sunnybrook Park, on Leslie St. The park is huge and beautiful, with 9 parking lots and 2 picnic areas. And it was packed. Seriously packed. We ventured along a wooded trail for a while, and Boo collected a series of sticks. Nothing new there. Maxi made friends with everyone we met - both human and canine. Most of our walk was along the road and through the picnic areas, so not exactly what we were after, but we really weren't familiar with where to park. A few years ago Boo and I went there on a weekday morning, and we had an amazing walk through the woods, checking out streams and wildlife and cool bridges. I just have to figure out where the heck I parked that time.
|What is it with boys and sticks??|
|Maxi was crazy excited to see all the people and smell all the smells.|