Sunshine returned in the north sky after a brief light rain, while to the south, clouds darkened as they surrounded the sun.
Category Archives: Nature
Five for brunch is a cinch in our neck of the prairie.
We hadn’t expected a beautiful, clear sunny day, but there it was, and we decided on a walk along Asotin Creek, a nearby and fairly frequent destination.
The trail was slick with melting snow, but we sustained no casualties.
The green disc is more likely an artifact than Neptune wandering from its orbit.
The temperature is 35° and snow yields to falling rain–but snow continues to prevail on the ground.
Effie wants to be patrolling Effieland, but it’s not her way to embrace rain and cold for very long.
Sometimes monitoring her domain through the window is just the thing.
Earlier this morning before the sun had finished rising over the hills, the scene invoked Homer’s “rosy-fingered dawn.” Still pretty, isn’t it?
Vic had to convert our tractor to its snowplow identity to plow our driveway this morning. It’s hard to tell which–the snow or the plow–Cat Halvor disliked less. In any case, the red tabby is out on an errand.
Effie pauses to contemplate the wondrous snow that suddenly came to her dominion while she slept comfortably, as always, indoors.