which is sad.
BUT - there's a bright side to it... this is the time of year that we start seeing my favorite flower, ranunculus popping up here and there - and it makes me believe that i can, in fact, make it to spring! it is such a happy little flower, and is usually mixed with other spring flowers which are equally as cheerful...
as evidenced on some of my favorite flower blogs:
anticipation (i think this arrangement is my fave!)
...and more saipua