It’s been a lovely, slow spring. The spring flowers are still just beginning, and I’m seeing early season moths and butterflies. Continue reading “Journal for May 10, 2014”
I’m still looking for spring flowers, but this is as close as I can get. Continue reading “Journal for April 27, 2014”
Now (I think) spring is really here – in fact, we’re in the middle of a thunderstorm. It’s so nice to be seeing rain, not snow! Continue reading “Journal for April 12, 2014”
I had hoped to be able to say “it’s spring!”, but spring isn’t quite here yet. We’ve had a few warm days, and it’s gradually warming, but we still have snow and it’s not really warm enough to work outside most days. Continue reading “Journal for March 24, 2014”
I haven’t been taking many photos because it’s so cold – too cold to have my fingers out to work the camera, and probably a bit cold for the camera to work too. This is the longest winter cold spell I can remember – the temperature has been getting down to around -25F at night, and sometimes up to as much as +18F on a sunny afternoon. Brrrr…..
The new year has brought a us a lot of cold weather. It was -18F when we got up this morning, and it’s managed to get up to -5F on this sunny afternoon. So we haven’t been spending much time outside. We still walk twice a day, unless it’s very windy, but that’s about all.