Tiggy has the right idea today; curl up in a ball and sleep, because it is surely not a good day for a leisurely stroll in the garden. Nevertheless, I suited up and headed out and snapped a few photos.
To the west, clouds:
To the east, more clouds:
Where the strong gusts of wind have blown the snow away, birds gather seaching the cold ground for food.The butterfly garden, so bright with promise last week, is buried beneath a heavy white blanket. No sign of bud nor new green leaf in the garden today. It is a relief to see the evergreens in the garden on a day like this.
Trudging through drifts that rose past my knees, I worked my way down to the herb garden.
With a spring snow storm all outdoor work comes to a halt.
Maude agrees with Tiggy. It is a good day to curl up and sleep.
pet photos by Haiku
outdoor photos by Aisling
all photos March 29, 2009