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Wind Chill 30 below … active northern birds

If I were a bird I think I’d fly south for the winter … but maybe not. Maybe the snow is exhilarating (that would be one word for it), maybe black sunflower seeds are so much tastier than warm, mushy … Continue reading

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Spring Flowers Muck Below

Here today in Wisconsin sunshine, above freezing and the dusting of snow we had this week is all gone (except for in deep shadows). Yesterday I was in the winter horse paddock with my high yellow boots on, adding fence. … Continue reading

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Ice Creatures

We’re back to cold in Wisconsin – 7 degrees overnight and a high that barely skirts the 20s. Our brief springlike weather has blown over. But there is some melting, dripping, ice forming in the bright sunlight and that’s where … Continue reading

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Sky show

I love dramatic sky, big clouds, contrasty colors, shifting shapes, and changing weather. I used to like fireworks with the one time big display on the 4th of July. I always remember the time in Lohrville¬† when a big chrysanthemum-style … Continue reading

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Melting, melting, streams, snow going

We can see ground! Really wet ground. The last snowstorm was on Friday, melting started on Saturday, melting geared up on Sunday and today whoohoo rivers of melt water. The areas where there was walking or driving have deep frost … Continue reading

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Cloudy Art

After too many days of overcast and rain and mostly uninteresting upward views the sky today had contrast and brilliant blues, silvers, grays and whites. A steady breeze kept the skyward scenes changing. Starting with low fog in the early … Continue reading

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It’s Raining again – the cat on weather

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Restarting normal, non-roadtrip life

I’ll never catch back up after my 10 days of vacation. There are too many do-it-now things to do. And the weather, what’s with the weather? The grass and weeds are overtaking my landscaping, but I only have time to … Continue reading

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The snow is rising – on the deck, anyone?

Snowing, blowing, drifting and sifting into everything. But for a little perspective, take a look at my deck from different times this winter. It’s March. Last year it was in the high 70s, this year 20s and blowing snow. Deck … Continue reading

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Jays in the falling snow – and more snow scenes

Snow is so common that I have omitted to note its falling at least two days out of Three -William Henry Ashley It’s snowing again. A good day to watch the blue jays come into the feeder, although there are … Continue reading

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