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Why Spring is our Favorite Season. Plus, Win a Fire Pit in the #SheSpeaksSpring Giveaway

Why Spring is our Favorite Season. Plus, Win a Fire Pit in the #SheSpeaksSpring Giveaway

I don't want to sugar coat it. Spring is my favorite season. It's that sweet spot between bulky coats and bathing my whole body in sunscreen. There's just lots of great reasons to celebrate.

Why do you love spring - or prefer another season? Tell us and you'll be entered to win a foldable Fire Pit - so you can enjoy relaxing outside any evening of the year. Plus, this version even comes with a carrying case so it's great for tailgating, camping, or just hanging out in the yard.

More time outside

I moan over losing that extra hour during Daylight Savings Time, but when it's still bright outside after dinner, it feels like a blessing. The weather is great for long walks, bike riding, playing with the kids, or my favorite - relaxing outside with dinner and a drink.

The world in bloom

Flowers are finally out of hibernation and everything is blossoming. I love to get my hands dirty and feel the satisfaction of spending time outside in my garden. But even if you don't like to dig in the ground, it's hard not to smile when you drive down the street and see buds coming up, bushes turning color, or even fresh-cut bouquets in a store window.

Wardrobe change

Good-bye wool hats and mittens. Hello to throwing on a light sweater over flowy dresses or jeans with a cute tee. It's time to switch out the closet and get rid of everything bulky.

Spring cleaning

No, the cleaning part doesn't excite me, but now that I can open the windows wide, I'm finding my inner Marie Kondo and making the house feel a little more full of joy.

Everything Fresh

It's time to head out for delicious produce at Farmer's Markets and Strawberry Festivals. Or to enjoy the taste of spring all year long, plant an herb garden. You can buy the plants at your neighborhood garden store, and keep them inside or out. Cut the herbs off as needed, and sprinkle them on whatever you cook for months. Easy peasy and delicious.

What do you love about spring? Tell us and you'll be entered to win a Fire Pit to enjoy a night outside any time of the year!

#SheSpeaksSpring Giveaway

*One lucky constestant will be chosen at random to receive a Fire Sense 29 diam. Folding Fire Pit, valued at $70.74. We may replace it with one of similar value. Giveaway is open through April 7th, 2018 to U.S. residents at least 18 years of age. Entrants must be a member of SheSpeaks. If you are not a member, click here to join. Winner will be notified by email.

Update: Thanks to all who entered. Congrats to our winner, SheSpeaks member CaseyLynn76!

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  • ahickernell By ahickernell
    03.20.19  

    Spring is the beginning of blooms and the return of color! I always look forward to planting flowers, garden, and opening up windows!

  • ne02jo21 By ne02jo21
    03.20.19  

    My birthday is in May! I love to see everything blooming and coming to life! I love to get outside and enjoy the longer daylight hours with my family and my six dogs!!!

  • themomjen By themomjen
    03.20.19  

    I love that everything is blossoming especially the trees. I love that we can be outdoors more and the weather is perfect!

  • Cami43 By Cami43
    03.20.19  

    Oh the weather is awesome I'm the Spring! Warmer weather and crazy storms!! I love going outside during a good storm!! I love the bonfires and hoodies at night and the awesome company and conversation we have while taking advantage of the beautiful weather

  • magelson By magelson
    03.20.19  

    I love gardening. It's so peaceful & watching things grow is so much fun.

  • camillawilson By camillawilson
    03.20.19  

    Bluebonnets in Texas!

  • HPan210 By HPan210
    03.20.19  

    I LOVE spring because I get to see my flowers come up and figure out new ones to buy and plant. I also like the warmer temps and the sunshine!

  • mama2mason By mama2mason
    03.20.19  

    I love when my lilacs bloom and my flowers start coming up! Everything is so pretty and green!

  • thebramble By thebramble
    03.20.19  

    I love Spring for the longer daylight hours and warmer temperatures than Winter but cooler temperatures than Summer.

  • dolphin375 By dolphin375
    03.20.19  

    I love Spring, it is my most favorite time of the year. I love the newness it brings to the world. The grass is green, the weather is warm and clear, flowers spring up, baby animals are born. Its just a wonderful time of year and a wonderful time for people to get outdoors and enjoy nature.

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