|Neighboring tracks at sunset|
Finally. The moment that I’ve been waiting for is here: we hit 80 degrees in Chicago today! Though I spent most of the day cooped up in an office cubicle, we raced home right after work to take advantage of the balmy weather and enjoy the start of a great, and hopefully long-lasting, outdoor season.
|Fresh fruit sangria, ready to be served al fresco in his and her mermaid-marked glasses|
|Work in progress: dusted-off balcony chairs and table ready for flowers and candles|
|The most delicious jerk chicken EVER, courtesy of this recipe|
|Evening stroll to the garden site to decide if I want to switch plots (chances are good--details to come!)|