Even though the ol' standby Punxsutawney Phil predicted us an early spring, it seems like the cold weather is dragging on and on and on (right, snow-covered Chicago?). What do we do when winter seems neverending but we're hankering for the renewal and beauty that comes with spring? Head to Pinterest, that's what. Seems our favorite pinners are on our wavelength this week, pinning lots of greenery and other flora to keep us happy and upbeat. Not just nature pictures this week, though, there's even art and home decor ideas worth borrowing. Click through to remember that spring is on the horizon, even if it doesn't exactly feel like it right now.
Alison Baitz is a freelance fashion and culture writer. When she's not busy chatting about online shopping or rooting out cool new designers, she's interviewing up-and-coming musicians or sampling food for articles and calling it research. She's proud to be a part of the DC-based food zine The Runcible Spoon. Yes, she is on Twitter: @itsmealison.