Chapter 534 Spring Has Sprung

It may be raining for Easter, but that’s ok. Spring seems to have sprung here in the Bay Area, and despite the grey clouds, flowers are blooming in abundance. I do not have a green thumb, but I appreciate those who do and who are able to cultivate beautiful fresh flowers like these:

These flowers are not from my house, but from a house we visited recently. (More on that next week.) We’ve been busy around our own house, coloring eggs for Easter. As you might recall, our family has a tradition, started by my great-uncle Frank, where different eggs are worth different amounts of small change. Here’s a box of a variety of eggs we’ve prepared for the egg hunt tomorrow:

Tom and Huck are pretty proud of this egg, which is speckled and which has metallic leaf applied to make it shiny.

This is Tom’s attempt at a tie-dye style egg:

Tom and Huck are off of school this next week, and we are planning our annual adventure in the City (San Francisco) on Monday.

I’ll be back as soon as I can with a full report and some bookish news.

See you in the stacks!

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  1. Pingback: Chapter 535 Books Do Furnish A Room, Or, The Library at Filoli « Book Hunter’s Holiday

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