The snow was gone in a lot of places before the storm hit a couple of days ago. I could even see green grass through last year's thatch. So it was no surprise that we've seen virtually no deer. Even in the trail cam facing where they cross the road to our place went from … Continue reading Tracking
... of a spring storm. https://youtu.be/QjfxKbOkh_A I'm not looking forward to clearing the driveway after this. It's supposed to continue snowing through most of the day. I was planning to go to the post office, as I'm expecting some packages, but I think I will wait until Monday! My daughter is working on Saturday, which … Continue reading Just a bit …
It was a bit perplexing, looking at the weather forecasts over the past few days. We'd have these lovely temperatures, hovering just a bit below freezing, while the app was saying it was cold. A few days ago, I could at least blame the wind chill... There is no new snow in those streams blowing … Continue reading Colder temps and signs of furry visitors
I had quite a surprise last night! As I got up from my computer to do the cat stuff a bit earlier than usual - the only reason I happened to see this while there was still enough light - I caught movement out the north facing window. Three deer had been startled and were … Continue reading You can herdly tell
Framed by those shiny, symmetrical antlers.
The snow is melting faster where the seed is on the ground, uncovering old seeds, which makes the area darker with seeds, which makes it melt faster, which uncovers more old seeds, making it darker... Before you know it, the whole neighbourhood has gone all seedy.
Finally, no angry face! 😀
What a lovely day today! Okay, according to The Weather Network, it's -17C/1F with a wind chill of -27C/-16F, but I've been outside for the past while, in full sun and sheltered from the wind, and it was feeling downright tropical out there! Unlike yesterday, this morning I had all sorts of cats to greet … Continue reading A new path, and comparisons
He seems to have an expression of resigned acceptance, over having to shove his face into the snow to get at the feed. 😀
Potato Beetle watching the deer, who is watching Beep Beep sitting in the seeds on the ground.