We seems to have had the last of the extreme cold weather. We may get another blast from the arctic, but it seems we'll be warming up for now. As much as I have enjoyed our cozy days around the woodstove, I'm looking forward to getting back outside to enjoy the winter landscape. It will … Continue reading Comfort food
Snow fell all night and now the temperature is dropping. I went out this morning to enjoy the quiet, magical winter landscape. I have been battling a case of mastitis lately, but I was feeling better enough to venture out before the temperature dropped below zero degrees. Now time to huddle around the woodstove! I … Continue reading After the Storm
We've had usually cold weather since Christmas. While we usually get a cold snap in mid January, this has been a bit extreme. High temperatures in the single digits or negative degrees and windy! We have spent a lot of time snuggling around the woodstove and generally hibernating. I think this was the perfect time … Continue reading The cold continues
It has been incredibly cold here for the last few days. The forecast says it will continue into late next week. I admit it's a little scary when the temperature is this cold for so long. We heat exclusively with wood so a lot of time is spent tending the fire. You cannot let … Continue reading Good morning from the Arctic circle!