Category Archives: Winter

Gardening Hint Spurs A Revelation

Winter continues to hang on, even though it is now officially spring.  We had 10+ cm of snow yesterday.  It will be -18 tonight.  We have lived in Ottawa for a decade and sometimes by this time of year the … Continue reading

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The Never Ending Winter

It is less than a month till spring officially starts according to the calendar.  Looking outside here, things will need to change quite a bit if our outdoor experience is to line up with the calendar. The past several weeks … Continue reading

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Winter’s Beauty

It snowed for most of the day yesterday.  The temperatures have moderated and conditions for outdoor winter activities are excellent.  Here’s a look at the glorious winter’s day we enjoyed today starting early this morning.   .

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Extreme Winter Sport-Do Over Sudoku

Sudoku is a once in a while thing for me Summer-forget it-so many places to be The puzzle is fine….as long as I get it If I mess up, I chuck it and say forget it It’s then been a … Continue reading

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Wads Of Weather Warnings

It is the middle of winter.  I was whining about a stretch of cold weather only a few days ago but wait…..can we have that weather back, please?  This morning we are advised there are three weather warnings for our … Continue reading

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It’s A Mean -40

It is the dead of winter here in Canada, the second coldest country in the world.  There has been bitterly cold weather in many parts of the country.  While we don’t live in the coldest part of the country, we’ve … Continue reading

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Simply Biscotti XV

We are living in the dead of winter in these parts.  While there are parts of Canada that get much colder than here, we end up defaulting to how cold it is here compared to the seasonal average as reported … Continue reading

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