Posts tagged ‘winter’

May 21, 2017

Frazil Ice

by allthoughtswork

Now you crave margaritas. You’re welcome.

Advertisements
Tags: , , ,
February 2, 2017

Severe Weather Warning

by duncanr

groundhogbad news, folks – that pesky Punxsutawney Phil predicts 6 more weeks of winter

bad news, folks – that pesky Punxsutawney Phil predicts 6 more weeks of winter

bad news, folks – that pesky Punxsutawney Phil predicts 6 more weeks of winter

http://tinyurl.com/jplpzgr

January 14, 2017

UK: Winter Weather Warning

by duncanr

15977380_1233316733443147_1541841894884490740_n

Tags: , , , ,
December 19, 2016

Musing on Winter

by duncanr

winter-poem

Tags: ,
December 10, 2016

Simon’s Cat : Winter Advice

by duncanr

January 14, 2015

Snow Has Fell

by duncanr

cold nosewinter’s come, the snow has fell
wee Josie’s nose is froze as well

wee Josie’s frozen nose is skintit
winter’s diabolic, innit

woke up this morning to find snow had fallen overnight in Brum – at least 1/2cm deep !

probably bring traffic chaos later, with buses, trains cancelled, and gridlock on the roads as motorists universally drive at 10mph to cope with the ‘treacherous’ conditions, and lots of pitiful sniggering from motorists in other parts of the world where snowfall in winter is measured in feet or metres !

Tags: , ,
December 16, 2013

People vs Winter

by duncanr

The people were never in with a chance !!

March 18, 2013

The People vs Winter

by duncanr

It was no contest really – winter won hands down !

April 15, 2011

Porcupines : a Moral Tale

by duncanr

via Phils Phun

It was the coldest winter ever. Many animals died because of the cold.

The porcupines, realizing the situation, decided to group together. They were covered and protected, but the quills of each wounded the closest companion.

After a while, they decided . . .

read more »

January 5, 2009

What a beautiful day!

by NobblySan

Please allow me to indulge myself with a little bit of waffling.

Here in sunny Saddleworth, it’s the sort of day that makes winter seem worth all the lousy weather that we have to put up with.

It’s about zero degrees C, with a light dusting of snow from the night before, and clear blue skies.

I took this photo whilst walking into the village at lunch…..

050120090441

 

….. what’s it like round your part of the world today?