I think that walking out into this in the morning instead of seeing a jacaranda tree may have something to do with the depression that has set in:
And although I've cleaned up a lot, there's still plenty of stuff piled up that has to be dealt with at the office:
Yes, it's a blurry picture. I think maybe I hadn't had enough coffee yet when I snapped the shot.
So what should we do to brighten our day? Make the winter shorter?
Make resolutions, of course! By the time we realize there's no hope of achieving the resolutions, the weather will be good and we won't care any more!
Thanks to Cursing Mama for the link:
You Should Make 6 Resolutions
Get a Better Job
Drink Less Alcohol
Reduce Stress Overall
(ok, maybe I exaggerate a little...)