A few weeks ago, Ottawa had a spell of gorgeous, hot, break-out-your-shorts weather. But did I replace my snow tires with all-season radials? No. Did I put away my winter boots? No. Did I take out my lawn mower and get it ready for the summer? No. Did I change the oil in my snow blower? Oh yeah.
Some people might think I'm nuts to behave this way. But don't you love it when events prove that you are right and everyone else is wrong? That's what happened to me this morning. To be specific, here's what greeted me when I stepped out of the house:
And here's what I saw out my bedroom window. It's more picturesque than what I saw in my driveway, though admittedly, snow-covered trees lose some of their charm come April 23: