Old truck in the snow. Birch bark and pine needles on the snow Pine Grosbeak eating sunflower seed. North woods road. Pine cone and moss. Peeling birch bark. May you walk in beauty.
I spent President’s Day weekend near Ely, Minnesota. It was a beautiful weekend with weather in the 40’s and 50’s. Although there was probably at least 18 inches of snow left on the ground it was melting fast. I’m heading … Continued
Snowy Day Blessings Some days looking out my window is enough to fill me with silent joy, wonder, and gratitude. Today was one of those days—a day to count snowy day blessings. I woke up this morning to freshly falling … Continued
Trumpeter Swans Redux On New Year’s Eve day 3 photographer friends and I headed over to the St. Croix River in Hudson, WI to photograph the trumpeter swans that spend the winter there. It was a perfect way to end … Continued
Happy Solstice! Today is the official beginning of winter and the shortest day of the year. After an amazingly mild and beautiful fall, cold weather arrived suddenly in Minnesota in late November. And then last week frigid weather arrived, but … Continued