September is our transition from summer to fall, bringing cooler temperatures, shorter days, and the sun lower in the sky. This week we had our first frosty nights. Continue reading
August was sunny and warm, with just enough rain to keep the prairies green. Then, in this last week, we had more than 5 inches of rain. It raised the level of the beaver lake, but fortunately didn’t cause any flooding.
July has been a busy month – lots of projects, lots of flowers, lots of interesting bugs.
So far our summer has been humid and warm and very green. Flowers are blooming everywhere. Continue reading
This has been a spring of either cold or hot weather with not much in between, and mostly windy days.
The spring weather has continued to be cold and windy and rainy. Just in the last few days the air has felt a little warmer, and plants are looking greener. We’re hopeful that spring may be coming at last.
This is the season when winter and spring take turns. Some days it looks and feels like winter, and other days have the feel and smell of spring. Continue reading
It’s been a very cold month – not much snow, but many days with clear sunny skies and cold winds. It’s beautiful to look at, but we haven’t felt like spending much time outside Continue reading
We finally finished our annual ‘Seasons’ slide show. Continue reading
December is the month when we transition into winter. This year we began the month with no snow at all. Continue reading