Spring has finally arrived in Northeast Ohio. We have not only navigated winter with the usual ice, snow and cold, but hopefully survived the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. Everyone’s life has been disrupted by this pandemic. Our daily lives have changed; from wearing masks and disinfecting everything, to job losses, isolation from family and friends, school and church closings, businesses totally shut down, food and supply shortages, and much sickness and death.
Then, finally, spring arrived. Beautiful, lovely, sweet Primavera! The pandemic cannot stop the eternal changing of the seasons. Not only did this winter seem extra harsh, most likely because of the extenuating circumstances, but this spring also seems different. It started out dry and