The signs are all around us, long before we can usually expect them - it's definitely early spring on Mackinac!
The woods are positively rustling with squirrels searching the forest floor for hidden tidbits and there's also a whole lot of courting going on:
I always look forward to the annual raptor migration that goes over us, it's just thrilling to see them up soaring above the Island as they head farther north:
Plants are budding out very early:
And there's signs of life in the garden too:
Early spring is full of little signs of the season too come - watch for them, they're such a fleeting pleasure!