My world has been covered in a yellow-green dust for nearly a week now. While no one in our family suffers from seasonal allergies, we still can't be outside for long periods of time or open the windows to enjoy the gorgeous mid-80s temps. But life goes on.
There are seedlings stretching earnestly toward the sun:
And children rejoicing in a warm spring day:
While moms take advantage of rare opportunities to be just plain silly:
Yes, life goes on -- despite a yellowy haze and deadlines and back-from-break school struggles. I don't want to miss a minute of it.