The snow hasn't completely melted since the after Christmas storm. Its been melting some and then snowing some and been pushed around and salted and sanded and well mixed with trash. With all of that you get something that looks like this:
oh Spring, please bring us some pretty
In related news, melting snow caused my power to go out for several hours yesterday. I'm proud to report I was able to cook dinner on the gas stove, shower, and get ready to go out with only a little help from a flashlight.