high noon

It’s noon time today, and I am out on one of my favorite tasks, the walking of my dog.   I haven’t seen  the sun shining so beautifully in like forever; this just makes me think of spring in all its glory.

My hubby, with Chazz amongst the beautiful green!

My hubby, with Chazz amongst the beautiful green!

The weather is beautiful… and spring has finally blossomed once again.

I was so excited Saturday morning, the beginning of the weekend, when my husband and I went off to Dunkin Donuts to pick up some cronuts for ourselves and our houseguests.
If you have not before heard of a cronut, it is just a simple twist on the croissaint and being shaped like a donut with a delicious honey glaze.  I took a bite, and I think it wpid-20150404_123239.jpgmust be something sinful!  I pick it apart, because (duh!) it has layers, its a croissaint, but not like one, because its sweet like a donut.

Let me tell you about these cronuts,  they had peeps- yes, those little marshmallow puffs of sugar coated artificially colored deliciousness on top of them!!  Talk about a major WOW factor!

Taking our dog Chazz out on a walk that morning, was yet again beautiful signs of spring… green buds emerging from the twigs that have managed to make it through the winter.  I mean, it IS already April, there should be signs of spring, all around us, only those darn cherry blossoms on the Tidal basin in Washington DC have not yet emerged!  Which is a terrible predicament to be in,  as the cherry blossom festival is on this Saturday April 11.  I feel somewhat responsible as a Northern Virginian resident for nearly 3 1/2 decades [born and raised!]

We may wonder and be upset over the weather, but Mother Nature has ways which are unknown… and the best things are worth waiting for!


About Danielle!

A young professional Longwood University alum, with a traumatic brain injury having previously worked in the Therapeutic Recreation field with the elderly at nursing homes in Fairfax, VA. Now as a TBI advocate, trying to help others learn more about TBIs is involved in support groups, as well as very involved in my church, child care, and working part-time at a library
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