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Jack Frost, a poem and printable colouring page

I have always found the notion of Jack Frost enchanting. I don’t know why. I just do. Poems of Home: II. For Children The Frost Hannah Flagg Gould (1789–1865) THE FROST looked forth, one still, clear night, And he said, “Now I shall be out of sight; So through the valley and over the height […]

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Winter Poem

It’s Winter Here In: WISCONSIN/New Hampshire/Chicago/Sasquatchewan/ Canada/Michigan/NebraskaNorth Dakota/ Alaska/ Ohio/ Iowa…. It’s winter in (insert place name here)And the gentle breezes blowSeventy miles an hourAt twenty-five below. Oh, how I love (insert place name here)When the snow’s up to your butt [Granny Tea, I’m sorry- I didn’t write it]You take one breath of winterBut then […]

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I suppose there are some compensations for 25 degrees below 0…

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Stunning photographs, a beautiful video of a snowflake growing under lab conditions, and links to information on how to photograph snowflakes yourself. Check it out.

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Our Day

Unlike our friends in the city, we kept our power. We were awakened by the sound of trees cracking and snapping and falling to the ground with earth-shaking thuds. We listened to trees cracking and breaking all day long. We lost a gate. It will take many hours of work to clear the logs and […]

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