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February 12, 2016

cheap & cheerful, attitude, and early arrivals
posted by soe 2:35 am

Three beautiful things from my past week:

1. A bouquet of daffodils (less than $2 from Trader Joe’s):


2. The clerks who work Sundays at the post office next to Union Station are friendly and upbeat.

3. It’s not good for them, because I doubt single digit wind chills invite them to stick around, but I saw these outside the National Museum of American History today:


Snowdrops and Croci

How about you? What’s been beautiful in your world this week?

Category: three beautiful things. There is/are 4 Comments.

I adore snowdrops. I’d better start keeping my eyes peeled as the snow is starting to melt here and there!

Comment by margene 02.12.16 @ 9:05 am

I got some great postcards in the mail (thanks!) and a free deck of cards from Shutterfly. We’ve been getting lots of birds at our bird feeder. Some of them are types we’ve never seen before. We’ve been having fun trying to identify them.

Comment by Karen 02.12.16 @ 4:26 pm

@margene: I’m keeping my fingers crossed you’ll find some soon!

@Karen: I always enjoy bird watching at my parents’ feeders.

Comment by soe 02.22.16 @ 3:53 am

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