February 2015

Waiting…

At this point I’m just waiting for Summer. 

Ice, Ice, Baby

I’ve heard the icicles called deathicles becaue they are thick and huge! Before this winter I had really never heard of ice dams but that’s all they talked…

The Way Way Back

They have been playing the movie The Way, Way Back on one of the premieme channels for the past month. I’ve caught it a couple of times. I…

Halifax Sunset

People on Facebook have been kind enough to ask me how my commute has been going. Yesterday, was the shortest commute in over a week. It still took…

Snow Birds

I had a dead bird on my deck over the weekend. It was pretty sad to see. I’m not sure if she flew into the glass or was…

Snow. Just Snow.

Looking out onto the front yard at Mom and Dad’s. Lots and lots of snow. Now they are saying a couple inches of snow, turning to freezing rain…

Guard Shed

When you cross over the Powder Point Bridge this is where you find the guard shed. There is an officer here making sure you either have a Duxbury…

Snowstom: Roofs

Once again, Dad went out to get the snow off the parts of the roof he could reach. Last time he was able to make a path from…

Snowstorm: Doors

We received another snowstorm over the weekend. I decided to take Maya to Mom and Dad’s again to wait it out…can’t beat the company or the food.  The…

Frigid

The snow has stopped for a day but the temp today, with the wind chill, will feel about -25. Tomorrow they are saying anywhere from light snow to…

Make Way for Snow

Looks like someone helped Mrs. Mallard out so that she wouldn’t lose any of her ducklings. Looks like Friday the 13th will be a clear day but another…

Snow Shed

My parent’s backyard. I always like the look of this shed and the garden fence. Even after a snowstorm it’s still picturesque. Happy Birthday to my beautiful, wonderful…

Chestnut-Backed Chickadee

We have lots of these little chickadees at the bird feeder. I think they are cute and really like their coloring. I believe Maya also things they are…

Snowman

There is a lot of snow outside today. On Sunday, I shoveled off the deck and cleared off the car. On Monday, I cleared off the car and…

Homebound

The first big two-day storm, Maya and I stayed with Mom and Dad. Not only do they have a generator but it’s still “home” and we enjoy hanging…

Winter Beach Fence

Brrr, the big weather story today on the news is the cold. Wind chill is going to make it feel like -10 below (or more since the temp…

Powder Point Bridge in Winter

It was pretty chilly taking photos but it was a picture perfect day. Here we have the Powder Point Bridge. I didn’t have to wait quite as long…

Sledding

I had a dentist appointment yesterday and on the way home I came across this scene. Looks like the kids are enjoying all the snow days!

Snowy Road

Schools in my area are closed again today. In two weeks they have had 5 snow days. I think these kids are going to be going to school…

New England Patriots Day

Good Morning, well, that was a nail biter of a game! The Pats managed to pull off another Super Bowl title!! It’s been great living so close to…