Monday, February 21, 2011
One Little Word | Captured | 8
Last week we had temperatures top out in the low 60's on Thursday and upper 60's by Friday afternoon. It was enough to allow the snow which had lain frozen on our yard for over six weeks to finally melt.
Photo one is 8:45 a.m. on Thursday 2/17 - on my way out to work.
Photo two is 4:00 p.m. same day, as I came home from work. Definitely more yard showing, but I was surprised by how much snow was still left.
Photo three is approximately noon on Friday. By Saturday morning it was all green (well, dead winter green) except for the spots where snow had been piled when shoveled. There is still snow at the curb line.
I was so HAPPY to finally see the yard again and to spend ten glorious minutes out on the back deck Friday afternoon soaking up the sun!
But being the little tease that Spring is, she went back into hiding on Saturday morning, leaving us instead with temps back in the 30's and winds running 40 to 50 miles per hour! As if the cold wasn't enough...
Imagine how not-so-thrilled I was to wake up this morning to this: