Drifting Sculptures

Drifting Sculptures

The wind and snow are sculpting the landscape here in the Midwest. I do like snow drifts, as long as I don’t need to move them. And even when I do have to move them, I am impressed by their size and contour. (I am also annoyed by their mass when shoveling or tractoring).

Freezing Fog

We’ve been having a few days of freezing fog lately. Makes for some neat photos. Make sure you click the 4 corner button near the bottomRead More

Dig Anne

It took some effort, but we are officially unstuck from the blizzard of 2009!

Buddha Isn’t Cold

The Buddha doesn’t feel cold the way we mortals do. But somehow I feel he would not like to be completely buried in the drifts. Yep,Read More

Winter Comes

I find myself recomposing this entry. I had it set to publish on the 31st of November. I think that confused the system and now theRead More

First Big Snow

I alluded to the snow in my last post. It has come. It is the wet, heavy, stick-to-everything variety helping to create a winter wonderland inRead More

Hoop House Collapse

Hoop House Collapse

The holiday weekend is nearly over. The leftovers are nearly finished. Time to get back to work! A bunch of snow welcomed us home to IowaRead More

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