Oh, it is cold out there. Dare I said it – the weather is frightful. Here in Huntington, WV, we got one or two inches of snow but it is currently 10. Yep, 10 degrees.
The cold is incredible. As I write this, it’s 2 above in Boston, just three degrees shy of the January record for today. I don’t use the words bitter, frigid, or dangerous very much when it comes to cold, but today they are all appropriate. This kind of cold and wind will impact not only people, but pets and even some plants. This spring, I suspect some winter damage to some of our gardens to be evident. Spring is 75 days away, so I’ll think more about it later. (more…)