To top off a wonderful Holiday Season, snow blanketed Spokane. It started as rain then turned into a magnificent storm dropping more than 10 inches. The rain actually enhanced its beauty. By coating the trees first with ice, the snow landed on a "prepared" surface. It is almost a week after the storm and thanks to sub-zero temperatures, the picture perfect landscape remains.
If I painted it without showing it to you, you'd never believe it. So, as proof, here are two of the more mundane photos of my side yard.