Chocolate crinkle cookies step aside. It’s time for your lemony counterpart to shine.
Bursting with bright, yellow blooms long before leaves begin to form, it’s a pop of color to hold you over until the mid-spring color fest.
Every year in early spring, hundreds of the tiny blossoms circle my backyard and start the season-long parade of Pacific Northwest color.
A plethora of year-round bulbs sat dormant. Included were the happy flowers of early-spring blooming crocuses.
Yes, it may have been overly ambitious for my first cheesecake ever. And yes, the stakes were high. But deterred? I was not.