Category Archives: Winter

Winter in Chicago… the thing about winter is that we get to see the delicate beauty of trees their naked branches and graceful movements as they dance with the wind vacant nests appear out of nowhere left by feathered beauties who may … Continue reading

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First snow flurries…

When I went out to feed Emily this morning, I started raking and wondered why my hands were freezing.  I checked the weather and it was 17 degrees, that’s why my hands were freezing.  Anyway, it’s snowing a bit, sticking … Continue reading

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darkness is coming earlier night winds are cooler leaves cover the ground and the sun has turned on Her side Her rays hitting on an angle plants are beginning to tuck themselves in for their long winter’s nap and we … Continue reading

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It snowed…pretty…hope it melts fast:)

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50 shades of gray…the sky over Chicago…terrible sunless January

My cousin called and said this has been the second darkest January since the late 1800’s. Blah.  A friend of mine sent me two gorgeous sun catchers and I haven’t been able to see them shine and glitter yet.

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A winter night…

it’s minus nine with the wind chill it’s raw freezing and bitter cold animals are foraging their coats puffed up as they trundle through the yard while Emily eats as fast as she can hoping to get enough before the … Continue reading

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