By Mary Friedel-Hunt
April has come and gone, and hopefully as it leaves it will take the winter of 2012-’13 with it. This has been one of the longest winters I remember. If the weather predictions are accurate, we will be seeing some days in the 70s and with those perhaps we will see leaves on our trees and flowers in our yards.
I am sure there have been long winters before, but this one just dragged on and on with little sun and lots of icy walks. Several people I know took serious falls this winter. Others found themselves dealing with cabin fever as the gray days wore on and on. Yesterday I automatically put on a fairly heavy jacket to walk Bentley