Snowy Morning

silverkelt(Z5b/Southern Maine)December 28, 2012

We had about 12 inches of snow yesterday, woke up to this scene out of the backyard.

Silverkelt

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terrene(5b MA)

Hey Silverkelt, I'm glad that foot of snow is up where you live and not here in eastern Mass! It's beautiful, but I hate dealing with snow removal...

    Bookmark   December 28, 2012 at 1:40PM
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bluesky_girl(Z6a)

Beautiful! I was just up there visiting my sister in Orono. I wondered how much snow they'd gotten. Thanks for sharing!

    Bookmark   December 28, 2012 at 1:53PM
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ladyrose65

Silverkelt, its very pretty and peaceful!

    Bookmark   December 28, 2012 at 3:29PM
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lois(PA Zone 6)

Very beautiful... We only got about 4 inches. I have snow envy, LOL.

    Bookmark   December 30, 2012 at 9:13AM
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caryltoo Z7/SE PA

We got a couple inches here -- a couple inches too many. Just not into snow anymore, although it can look pretty.

    Bookmark   December 30, 2012 at 10:33AM
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greylady_gardener

caryltoo, is that a greyhound in your pic? :-)

love pretty pics of snow, but hate dealing with it too! :-)

    Bookmark   December 31, 2012 at 8:19AM
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morz8(Washington Coast Z8b)

We are having a snowy last day of the year too, and I'd thought it was supposed to be dry and cold until Thursday. This is our third snow for December when some years we get none at all. I had to drive 120 miles to take my mother to the doctor (then back again) in the first one, 100 miles to my sisters Christmas morning in the second...today I have no place I have to be and can just watch it fall while warm and dry.

I have one of this years fawns sleeping on my lawn with snow falling on it, and his more experienced Mom laying nearby under a rhododendron :)

    Bookmark   December 31, 2012 at 3:10PM
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caryltoo Z7/SE PA

No, greylady, that's Velvet, our pigeon-toed Great Dane :) She does look a little like a greyhound in the photo, but she's a lot beefier -- and she's not fast enough to catch the pesky rabbit in our yard, though she does try.

Caryl

    Bookmark   January 3, 2013 at 6:15AM
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greylady_gardener

wow, caryl, she does a great impression of a grey!

a couple of my greys would have definitely taken care of that bunny, but I did have one that was relaxing in the sun one day and was totally oblivious when a baby bunny slowly hopped by within a couple of feet of her! :-)

    Bookmark   January 3, 2013 at 8:29AM
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caryltoo Z7/SE PA

Can't blame her for enjoying the sun -- Velvet loves it too, must be the short hair.

I have mixed feelings about the bunny, which I've caught in the veggie garden a few times. I don't want carnage, but I do want it gone. Mine always spot it too late, and if it makes it to the bushes they go nuts trying to find it. As long as they run it off, that's fine. Wasn't too happy to see a pair of bunnies, and then later a baby in the yard. I might have to import a grey to take care of them. :)

    Bookmark   January 8, 2013 at 5:35AM
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pinusresinosa(MN Z4)

Pretty!

    Bookmark   January 8, 2013 at 8:04PM
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