That pretty much sums up the winter thus far. We’ve been staying inside lots, recovering from various ailments (colds, infections).
It’s so nice to finally have birds at the feeder. They have really enjoyed eating the Scott’s Wild Finch & Small Songbird mix.
Seriously, this stuff is the best. It’s expensive, but it doesn’t go to waste.
We’ve had Goldfinches,
The cats enjoy sitting in the window, where they can see the birds but not disturb them.
Snaps is a big cat, but so skittish – here is his “should I run away?” face.
The other big highlight of January was having the chance to tour some houses with my cousins as they consider the possibility of moving to town. We looked at a variety of places, including this one where I couldn’t resist checking out the bar. It met with my approval!
At the beginning of February we helped a little with Kyle’s move to his new digs. This is the view from the dining room. I think on a clear day he may be able to see Parliament Hill.