Dec 06, 2013Snow

Ginger's Blue Bottle Tree in the snow
Snow on the Blue Bottle Tree

It’s been snowing so Ginger sent me out to take pictures of the Bottle Trees.

We’ve had 6-7 inches of powdery snow in the last day.

Yesterday afternoon it took me over an hour to drive home from a business meeting. Not because the weather was particularly bad, but because the traffic was crawling along at 5mph. Springfield drivers must all have new cars – I can’t think of any other reason why they’d be tippy toeing along at a snail’s pace when there’s a light dusting of snow. Another reason has been suggested for their caution. They don’t have insurance. That sounds likely too.

Getting out to take these pictures also provided a great opportunity to check out my winter hiking clothes.

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