Squirrel-cicle

I’m home because the weather has promised temperatures of -25 with wind chill. My weather app suggests the possibilities of -40.  Yet this little guy/gal/critter was happily nomming away at bird seed this morning with the heated bird bath readily available for sips. The frozen rims have the bath looking a bit like a margarita for my outdoor guests.

Having filled up, I saw him bound across the street through gusts of snow towards the next feeder.dscf3767

Haikus for the Polar Vortex

Polar vortices

Day 2: cats learn how to cook

Questioning my role

Olivia has mastered the use of the spatula. She destroyed the rest of the kitchen, but she's got the spatula under control.

Olivia has mastered the use of the spatula. She destroyed the rest of the kitchen, but she’s got the spatula under control.

 

Mind wanders: two hearts?

Bigger on the inside, yes?

Pregnant means Time Lord

(I’m not pregnant. Not even close. However I have 3 pregnant friends right now and this thought occurred during a very nerdy exchange.

“Emergency Heat”

Furnace setting concerns me

Seems hyperbolic

 

Wind chill, extreme cold

Layer with cats, don’t leave house

Polar vortex: Win