First Snow

The first snow of the season dusted the mountain tops around us last night.

snow 4

Fall is definitely in the air – and winter feels soon to follow.

snow 2

Isn’t this a picturesque farm?  I always enjoy looking at it as we cross the bridge into town.  It has flooded several times over the years as it is barely a stone’s throw from the Skagit River, but it looks beautiful – especially with the dusting of snow on the mountains.

snow on mountain

The weather people around here say we are going to have a fairly mild winter this year and I hope they are right.  It does seem a little early for snow though – a portent of things to come?

Because I thought it was time for something new, I’ve changed the look of the blog.  Don’t the new colors remind you of fall?

3 comments on “First Snow

  1. Tj says:

    I love the new look. And snow!? Brrrr. Beautiful photos.

  2. Tj says:

    And I’m energized by the word portent. mark

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