Sunday, 19 May 2013

Ah, winter

After an unseasonably warm autumn, winter's here with a crash and a bang, with ice on the windscreen last Tuesday, lows between -4 and -5C this weekend and highs in the low to mid teens.

The wood stove is lit, and suddenly dressing for warmth is de riguer. The cat  has taken to sleeping on a cushion next to the stove.

Even though winter's been long expected it's still a shock to go from t-shirts to thermals in a single week ...