Winter wonderland

We don’t see this much in Houston –

Ice!

Our birdbath was frozen.unnamed

Our plants were frozen.unnamed

The camellias were brave in the face of ice.

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unnamedThe pansies were sunny despite the freezing temps.

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The aloe vera has seen better days.unnamed

A few icicles clung to the pine tree.unnamed

Beads of ice dotted the other pine.unnamed

The lime tree is probably wishing it had a coat — not a coat of ice.unnamed

The windshield was covered, too. unnamed

School is out, the kids are thrilled, and we’re awaiting the thaw.

 

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3 Comments on “Winter wonderland”

  1. Eddie says:

    When will this cold ever end?! Oh yeah, tommorrow. It’ll be in the 60s. Texas!

  2. David Benbow says:

    What’s that stuff on the ground? I haven’t seen grass since early December. After yesterday’s morning temp of -16, today feels downright balmy in Minnesota at +30. Our high on Monday is supposed to be -11. Come up to Minnesota and I’ll show you ICE.


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