Just think of all those poor souls who haven't had the pleasure of experiencing minus 50, tree trunk splitting, severe frostbite to exposed skin in 30 seconds kind of weather, you are in a privileged minority
Bend in the North Saskatchewan River partially frozen over
I really, really like this picture. Except it reminds me of what is to come. Brrrrrrrrrrrr. Should be used to it by now.
Ah, yes indeed! I'm wondering where I stored my boots, heavy duty skidoo pants, mitts, toques, balaclavas, scarves, down-filled parka and the various other paraphernalia that come with the approaching season. And I really do have to buy new 'ice walkers' so I can hike around town on the ice and through the snow with some confidence that I won't take a header.