Over the weekend we packed up and drove out to the coast, back to my childhood home.
The boys are staying with my parents and my brother while C and I head out for a little time together in.....Kauai! My parents are sending us there as they wanted C (and me, by default) to have some time to play, relax, and continue to recover in a warm, sunshiney place....although their ulterior motive is to get time with the boys to themselves.
Of course, it's springtime, so our seedlings had to come along too...
...for their own r & r in the relatively warm and temperate climate of my old backyard: