One of the lesser known WordPress features is snow. Yep, snow. If you head over to your settings page and scroll to the bottom, you’ll see a checkbox for snow. Check the box, save changes and check out your site. Snow will now be falling. Oddly enough, it only goes until January 4th and I’ve […]
The snow is beautiful in Waconia.
One nice thing about being a weather geek is you are usually happy when the weather changes. And just today they announced that we were about to go into a blizzard warning! Now that doesn’t happen very often. Unfortunately this blizzard is all about wind and not so much snow. We could get 2-5 inches of snow, […]
I knew the Christmas lights would look good under the snow.
The roads are ice and snow-covered and you know what that means? No lines! It’s one of the few times you can swerve into the other lane, then back. Onto the shoulder and back. Over and over again, and no one thinks twice. Since you can’t see the lines, it’s all good! Most of the […]
Well I asked for it, a real snow storm, and we got one. I’m not sure the exact amount but it’s somewhere over 15 inches. Maybe even 20. Here are a few photos we took this morning. Down the street with the flash on. The snow drift on the deck. View off the deck. Neighbors […]
Well it’s been hyped all week, the biggest snow storm in years. We’d have 3-5 inches Friday night, up to 8 on Saturday and another 5 or so on Saturday night. Well here it is, Saturday morning at 9:30 and we are just getting our first flakes. I’m skeptical that we’ll get a foot. That’s […]
Talk about annoying. I’ve been waiting for snow since October. Instead, we get rain or mild temps. Heck it was about 45 yesterday! We even had a brown Christmas. Then today came. It was raining pretty good all morning while I was out looking for a Nintendo Wii and as soon as I got home, […]
Talk about your overabundance of holiday spirit. It seems that Mac developers are creating more than a few great holiday apps this year. Here is a quick list of some of my favorites. Sno – This has been around for a while but has nice falling flakes on your screen. MacLampsX – One of my […]
Need a good looking snowman for your desktop wallpaper? Maybe some Christmas candy cane stripes or snowflakes? Choose one or download them all. Great for the holiday season.