Patience required

Will Spring ever come? Lots of snow is still blanketing everything this week.  And temperatures are below zero at night, only up to the teens during the day. Big piles of snow cover all the gardens.But, if it’s going to be windy and cold, having a thick blanket of snow is good. This picture below…

Spring is coming, but winter is holding on

There’s plenty of deep snow but it is getting warmer and there are animal tracks everywhere. This morning in the kitchen David watched a mole squeeze itself through the furnace duct grate. The cats ignored it completely (they get the mice, no problem) so they must know that moles taste awful. It ran under the…