When it's May in March

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Print

By Dave Coulter

Rough Edges

If it seems to you like everything is flowering at once - it's not much of an exaggeration. Just this week I noticed Common Lilacs in bloom around town - typically a Mother's Day flower in Northern Illinois. On Tuesday I spied this big old bee hard at work pollinating Bluebells.  And these beautiful odd sights continue to dazzle in this strangely warm season.

Reader Comments

4 Comments - Add Your Comment

Comment Policy

Dave Coulter  

Posted: April 3rd, 2012 3:54 PM

I'm with you John - I'm a fan of sweatshirt weather. Here's hoping it's not 115 degrees in June ;)

John Hubbuch from Oak Park  

Posted: April 1st, 2012 11:06 AM

There may be something wrong with me because as much as I enjoyed the early warmth, I was getting kind of tired of it! I think each month has its special charm, and March just got hijacked. Plus the early warmth was a reminder that summer humidity--my least favorite weather condition-- is not so far away. But this morning I got to wear my sweatshirt. Order is restored.

Dave Coulter  

Posted: March 31st, 2012 9:35 AM

We seem to be back to normal temps today :)

Melissa from OakPark.com/EmpoweredParent  

Posted: March 29th, 2012 11:11 PM

I walk outside every day and I'm amazed!

Hire Local for FREE!

Post help wanted ads for FREE on the our local online job board.

Click here to place your ad

Quick Links

Sign-up to get the latest news updates for Oak Park and River Forest.


            
SubscribeClassified
Photo storeContact us
Submit Letter To The Editor
Place a Classified Ad

Classified Ad