Winter Ice Storm

Dec 9, 2013

Fri­day, all of Frisco was cov­ered in a blan­ket of ice and sleet. Thank­fully, we were lucky enough to keep our elec­tric­ity but lots of oth­ers were not. Since I love win­ter so much I had to step out­side and snap some pho­tos as the land­scap­ing was so gor­geous enveloped in ice. There is some­thing so calm­ing to me being out­side in the win­ter. I love breath­ing the crisp air, feel­ing the cold on my cheeks and my nose run­ning from the chill in the air. Win­ter truly is my favorite season.

Dur­ing the day, I enjoyed sit­ting in my stu­dio sip­ping hot choco­late while work­ing and watch­ing a lit­tle girl ice skate up and down our street with her friends run­ning along her side. This is the first time I’ve ever seen any­one wear­ing ice skates out­side in north Texas. She and her friends gig­gled, slid and ran around enjoy­ing every minute of their snow day. It was so cute to watch and made me miss Terri and Ans­ley run­ning in and out with all their friends enjoy­ing their snow day. This truly feels like a blink of an eye.

Viola in ice

Holly Leaves and Berries

Birdbath outside my studio window

Elm Tree

Icicles on fence

Birdhouse

Oak leaves covered in ice

Oak leaves in ice

Lisa

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  • Amy

    I live in North Texas too and Love tak­ing these types of pho­tos when we have Win­ter weather. We got so much ice with this storm (start­ing Thurs­day night) that it’s still too slick for me to walk around out­side to take pics. I stood at my back­door and took some Friday. :)

  • Theresa Grdina

    Great photos.…but it can’t be good for the plant life.….We have some snow but every­one just to the south of us got socked with it!! EEK!

  • Richard Spin­ney

    Good eye…Great pictures.

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