Winter is coming

"Snow road" Novosibirsk,Russia, by Terroplis A. This would make a beautiful painting shima glanz shima glanz Nelson

Winter Fairyland by Preflash Gordon on Capture Minnesota // Now winter nights enlarge The number of their hours, And clouds their storms discharge Upon the airy towers.  Let now the chimneys blaze, And cups o’erflow with wine; Let well-tuned words amaze With harmony divine.   from "Now Winter Nights Enlarge" by Thomas Campion (1617)

SEASONAL – CHRISTMAS – during the holiday season, the people of saint paul, minnesota take time to trim the outdoors in beautiful holiday decor on a snowy night, photo via sheryl.

Pour Elise

Things that appeal to me. Cabins, nature and places I would like to visit. The greatest gift of age is knowing who you are and what you want from your life.

"Lade Allé a Winter Day" ~ Photo by Andreas Solberg on Flickr - This photo was taken on Lade, Trondheim, Norway.  The road is named 'Lade Alle'. This photograph was taken just before sunset.

Lade Allé a Winter Day - The picture is taken on Lade, Trondheim, Norway. The road is named "Lade Allé". (Click GIF for snow)

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Shadows of the early morning sun onto winter's powdery snow in the trees really can make a picture

Located in Kuwana City (Mie Prefecture) is Nabano No Sato, a flower-focused park featuring sprawling gardens and giant greenhouses. Running annually from mid November to mid March is one of Japan's finest Winter Illuminations, including the famous tunnel of light.

Winter light festival in japan, made from 7 million LEDs

Winter Packing Light Travel Capsule

Winter Packing Light Travel Capsule

Here’s a quick Winter Packing Light Travel Capsule to get you through the remaining cold weather. If you need a refresher on how to layer during winter travel, read my thorough Guide to Cold Weather L