Beautiful blue jay on a beautiful, frosty day.
Pretty blue among the frost.
The cold snap that has been working its way across the prairies has hit us. It was -31C/-23F, with a wind chill of -39C/-38F this morning. At the time I write this, we have warmed up to -29C/-20F with a wind chill of -31C/-23F. The weather alert on my app is still saying wind chills … Continue reading Bitter cold, and sad news
The second day of Christmas came with some of the spikiest frost I've ever seen! 😀
I'm really surprised that he hasn't shed his antlers by now.
A couple of days ago, our temperatures were hovering around 0C. It rained. Well, more of a misting than rain, but everything got coated with ice. The roads weren't too bad. The municipalities got the sand trucks out doing the main intersections very quickly. They can't go everywhere, though. While in town during my daughter's … Continue reading It’s getting cold out there
I admit, my morning rounds are not as consistent as they should be. Some mornings, when my daughter has a shift, it's earlier - and this time of year, pitch black, still! Others, like today, I can wait until there's actually light out. Which means, I can get pictures of the company I get. 😀 … Continue reading Morning company
Yesterday I was finally able to grab the step ladder and pick some of the last apples that are pick-able for my mother. The cats were VERY interesting in the bag! Especially Cheddar! 😀 I was able to pick all the crabapples from the one tree, where the apples were the biggest and they had … Continue reading Critter of the day, plus apples for my mother
A chilly but beautiful morning. Everything was all frosty! Butterscotch, as usual, insisted I carry her while doing my rounds. Poor thing was just shivering! She even let me half-cover her with the down-filled coat I was wearing. Any more than half made her nervous. 😀 The Re-Farmer