Winter-time at Pike Place Market, Seattle, WA, January 2013

Pike Place Market is a wonderful place to visit any time of year. I enjoy what each season for it has to offer. Unlike many, I find great beauty in the Winter season. There is a peacefulness to the Winter season. I prefer going to the always-busy Pike Place around this time of the year…

Snow day! [Part 1 of 2 part series]

Snow day! Part 1 of 2 part series As a kid, I would wait for the days of the Winter season. I would wait in great anticipation as the local weatherman called for a Winter storm.  On the weekday mornings, I would watch the news  as the school delays/closings would be featured on a scroll…

ba, ba, ba, blizzard!, February 2010

ba, ba, ba, blizzard! Gone December, gone January, soon to be February, come March and still lay a blanket of white.  Bare branches, blue skies with layers of white, the swirl and twirl of the wind brings about faded backdrops, the sun shines down upon black roads creating a reflective path.  Winter is making a…