Well, we made it through another winter. Sort of. The winter weather started in November and continues to this day with no end in sight. This is in stark contrast to last year when we had barely 2 months of winter weather and all good Canadians fretted because we know we'll pay for an easy winter. Apparently, we hadn't quite settled the bill when winter 2007/2008 arrived.
So, as we close in on the all time winter snowfall record (we're over 4 metres so far, only 20 cm to go!), I'd like to describe all the signs of spring that I've observed this year: