Friday, March 20, 2009

New Beginnings

Today is the first day of spring. Even though the weather's a bit dreary in So. Cal. today, the birds know it's spring. They are chirping away like mad, eager to celebrate new beginnings, as the flowers come back to life and cherry blossoms abound.

Spring is my favorite time of the year. The weather is mild, but there could still be a rain storm or a heat wave around the corner. I like not knowing which extreme (if either) we'll get. I love the sense of hope and promise that comes with spring.

It's a good time to try new things, to set out on an adventure. The possibilities are endless. So this year, why not try something new? Learn a language or take up a new hobby. Paint a picture, plant an herb garden, learn how to play the piano.

Go ahead. Try something new. What have you got to lose?


terri.forehand said...

great post. Spring is my favorite time too. Thanks for the great blog. It is so uplifting.


Carma's Window said...

Hi Theresa, We should never be afraid to try something new. However, I often hesitate. Thanks for the gentle nudge.