The wind has had everything to do with our weather this week; when the winds turn off the big lake, everybody notices.
But at least it's not snowing like it did in 2019.
Tent caterpillars are out - and before you reach for the chemicals, read or listen to today's episode of Laura Erickson's For the Birds - the season of toad romance has come and gone, but everything else from wildflowers to warblers is getting a move on.
"May is greening," says Larry. "June is growing."