In Ithaca, Spring is certainly a time of emergence. We now refer to our Saturdays as "vacation days," due to the fun we keep finding. Now, we go to the Farmer's Market, bump into people we know, go somewhere for coffee, pick up the milk share, go hiking, et cetera.
Recently we went on a walk near Cornell along Cascadilla Gorge. There, right next to campus, is a series of several waterfalls. We walked along, exclaiming all along, "I can't believe we LIVE here!"
Phil also took me to Meyer's Point, on the east shore of Cayuga Lake.
Phil explores the driftwood: