Spring is definitely sprung here: the signs to be seen are all around, from the bank of daffodils bordering the new path round the hippodrome, to the blossom on the Norwegian maple trees outside our 3rd floor windows. I’ve seen some of these things before as a visitor, it’s true – in fact I’ve spent 3 out of the last 4 Easter weekends in Saint Cloud, but I don’t think I was appreciated how beautiful spring is here until my first season as a local. Continue reading