Our first snow was actually on October 29, 2008, just a spitting snow, and any snow since then has been a spitting snow.  But this morning while I was getting ready for my walk, it started to snow!  And it stuck.  For a little while, that is. I love a little bit of snow on everything:


Beech tree leaves:

Beech tree end bud:

Tamarack needles, still hanging on:

And pretty red berries (any idea what this is?):

In the woods:

And on my return, the sky over Lake Ontario looked really ominous, like someone was going to get dumped on:

But the sky to the west was turning blue:

And the snow started melting.  But it was still colder than a well-digger’s rear end all day.


10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. jayne
    Nov 18, 2008 @ 07:54:46

    Oh, but it’s beautiful Pam! Thanks for sharing!


  2. KGMom
    Nov 18, 2008 @ 15:01:27

    I am a snow person, so I say you are lucky lucky lucky.


  3. Sandy
    Nov 18, 2008 @ 18:45:06

    I heard about your snow on the weather this morning. We don’t have any yet, but the high today was 39º.


  4. Pam
    Nov 19, 2008 @ 09:47:52

    Jayne – you’re welcome!

    KGMom – we rec’d more yesterday and are receiving more today!

    Sandy – yup, more snow and it’s very cold. Too cold for November!


  5. Ruth
    Nov 20, 2008 @ 00:04:40

    I think the snow is too early but it does make things brighter than dull grey clouds and rain. The snow tonight has left us with treacherous roads here and more is coming tomorrow.


  6. Martha
    Nov 20, 2008 @ 07:31:39

    Reminds me of the Robert Frost poem “Walking by Woods on a Snowy Evening”


  7. Pam
    Nov 20, 2008 @ 10:06:30

    Ruth – I agree, it’s too early. It will make the winter seem that much longer. Hope your roads aren’t too bad for you. They were bad here the other night.

    Martha – I love Robert Frost, thanks for the reminder of the poem!


  8. Mary
    Nov 22, 2008 @ 20:41:36

    The early snows are the prettiest and the most enjoyed, don’t you think?

    Pam, thanks for sharing your beautiful photography. You do snow very well :o)


  9. Pam
    Nov 23, 2008 @ 11:34:00

    Mary – absolutely! It’s old now, it can go away!

    Aw, thanks Mary. I always enjoy your photography very much, too!


  10. jason
    Nov 23, 2008 @ 16:48:51

    Marvelous photos, Pam! I’m jealous.


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