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Saturday, January 22, 2011

The plus and minus of winter in the Pacific NW

We had a beautiful day here in the Pacific NW. It was sunny and probably near 55. It doesn't get much better than that in Jan. So I ventured out into my yard. I found that my "Witch Hazel " tree is blooming up a storm! Just lovely!





Isn't that just lovely! Now comes the minus of our area! Have a look at the moss!!!!



That is our roof!



Looks like we will need a power wash next spring!!! Hopefully we'll get another great day tomorrow!

2 comments:

  1. The witch hazel is beautiful! I'll bet it smells nice, too! Hope Dad is doing well - I have yummy brownies for him!

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  2. The witch hazel is pretty. The moss on the roof is really interesting. I'd never really thought about it, but with all the moisture in the area, I guess it's to be expected. Is that a normal yearly thing?

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