Isaias has come and gone. We were fortunate that we received a glancing blow from the storm (a couple of inches of rain). The swallows at Huntley Meadows reveled in the slightly cooler temperatures. And there was one solitary wood duck. There’s probably more, but this one was enjoying the influx of rainwater.
A snowy winter day in mid January. Not much to do, except look outside the window and stay warm. The weather outside may have been frightful, but the view inside was delightful. The song was better.
The early February 2010 winter storm paralyzed the Washington D.C. area for days. If you didn’t have far to go, the snow made the mundane beautiful.