January Thaw

There are two seasonal diversions that can ease the bite of any winter. One is the January thaw. The other is the seed catalogues.
— Hal Borland, American Journalist

Well, I haven’t received any seed catalogs in the mail yet, but between yesterday and today I am really enjoying the January thaw! It’s currently in the low 60s and the warm weather makes me want to load some jam band music onto my ipod and go for a nice long walk, breathing in the fresh air. Of course, I’m working today so that won’t happen, but it’s a nice thought 🙂 Yesterday I cracked open the windows and aired out the house. I’m enjoying it while it’s here because I know it won’t last. According to the weather report, next week we’ll be back in the low-to-mid 30s again. But I guess if it were this lovely all the time we wouldn’t appreciate it as much.

2 thoughts to “January Thaw”

  1. Ahh, that’s lovely. We’ve seen up to the mid 40s here, which is brill, IMO. That’s what I hated most about living in Wisconsin … those rare nice days in winter never came. Cold for months on end. Blech.

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