Tis a special day today. I have been celebrating, in small ways, since March 1st : I slowly weaned myself off of my crutches, almost completely. I started driving again and kicked all the mice, who moved into my sedentary truck, out the door! I went out for some homemade awesome pizza with a friend I had not seen in 26 years. I visited horses. I kissed all my cows regardless of the 2 feet of mud I got stuck in. I wrote a check for someone who needs help. I called my mother every day this month. I tried not to swear more than 4 times an hour. I tried to actually eat a decent meal once a week. I did laundry and did not mix the whites in with the colors. I filled the bird feeder. I watched the news and didnt change the channel 18 times in 10 minutes. And of course I wore me green every single day. I love March. I love calving season. I pray there is no more mud when the calves start hitting the ground. 4 days of torential downpours has eliminated all the snow, created ponds in places that have ducks and geese on them and increased the amount of mud ten fold-on every dirt road in the state. I love March Madness, Mischevious cats, Mud Season, Pizza with 4 cheeses and healthy newborn calves.
As the Gold Prince would say: " Happy Saint CATricks Day."