It seems like just last week I was blogging about the Last Rose of Winter, but really it was over a month ago, February 11 to be exact. Anyway, we’ve had some wonderful warm weather here the past few days, and my Lady Banks rose has already begun to bloom:
One of the most spectacular things about Redlands is the jasmine, it grows crazy well here – the smell is just splendiferous. If you’ve been reading my blog for the past couple of weeks, you know that my University is in trouble financially – well today, the president resigned. How this helps the budget remains to be seen. I’m hoping this is the beginning of a more open dialogue to find ways to cut costs without so many jobs being cut. For now, I concentrate on smelling the jasmine.