As Cold As Ice!

As Cold As Ice!

Brrrrr! We set a new record low temperature here overnight. Officially, they’re saying it got down to -11, but the weather thingy in my browser was showing -14 at 3:30am, just before I decided to crawl under my blankets. At any rate, I was inspired by the following image, a copy of which was posted over on Tacky Raccoons…

Honey On Tap

Honey On Tap?

I honestly don’t know enough about traditional honey production to know if the “It’s the beekeepers dream” claim made by the Honey On Tap From Your Own Beehive folks is true, but I do know their little invention is very, very cool!

From Frozen Sand

From Frozen Sand…

Having awakened to a very depressing -8 degrees outside my door (and wind chills far lower), finding something beautiful arising from the cold wasn’t exactly high on my list of morning activities. In fact, if anything, the cold snap we’ve been experiencing has made it very hard for me to see the beauty in anything at all. But then I saw these images…