Coming back from Puerto Rico to Maryland was a bit of a transition...
It sure was pretty in Kathy and Bob's backyard!
Not quite cherry blossoms:
The local sledding hill was busy:
John took a moment to lament the shift in latitude:
Kathy had the most excellent idea to check out the light display at Brookside Gardens - and wow, what an incredible assortment of creatures and concepts and well-designed lights! I wasn't sure the camera on my phone would capture it very well, but it didn't do half badly and I should have taken more pictures.
Loch Ness Monster in a loch:
Partway through the garden there was a building where we could get warm (good thing because it was pretty frigid outside). We loved the train sets and all the detail around them:
Something of a group shot in low lighting:
Bird of Paradise:
John trying to stay warm once we got back outside:
A huge rainbow, clouds with falling rain, colorful trees, and somewhere around there was a squirrel running up a tree:
And... time for hot chocolate!