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Snow Snow Snow February 6, 2017

Filed under: Isle of Harris,Katerina,Memories,Seasons,Seattle,Snow — Janet @ 8:50 pm

It’s been snowing all day!  Seattle is closed down.  This makes me think of my childhood in Boston(Belmont).  How we loved to hear the announcement on the radio – no school, all schools, all day – including the following towns…….

img_2332    Katerina is a bit timid about this rare phenomenon

img_2330  That’s a crow at the top of the snow=covered tree

 

Outer Hebrides December 23, 2015

The Hebridean Isle of Harris – the home of Harris Tweed – a favorite of my father whose memory we treasure.  He passed away suddenly many years ago in 1949 at the age of 57.  I was only 12.

  my dad with his mother, 1943

harris scotland Harris Scotland

 

harris tweedPhoto from the Harris Tweed website