Spring In the Air

Walking outside this morning under the crisp, blue sky. Spring was everywhere. The dewy grass sparkled as if sprinkled with a million diamonds. I felt . . . a bit guilty for ranting about the snow yesterday. After all, I spent most of the last thirty years in Montana and I’ve seen some real April […]


I just want to mention that is the 21st day of April, 2011 and this is the view outside my house. I don’t know if you can see it in these pictures, but those are big fluffy flakes coming down.


Don’t Let the Green Grass Fool You

The only snow left in these parts is what’s left of snow plow mounds and tiny patches in shaded areas. This can mean only one thing. More snow is coming soon. At least that has been the pattern since the first snowfall in November. I have heard a rumor that winter does give way to […]


Snow plow sniping

Modern urban living requires snow plows. If we didn’t have snow plows, what would we have to complain about all winter? I’m pretty sure it’s one of the laws of physics that the snow plows can’t clear every street in town as soon as the flakes hit the pavement. I get that. It’s frustrating when […]