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Archive for February, 2014

Treehouse sunrise

Wow we now have over 50 inches of snow on the ground not a record but a significant rebound from old man winter. This week metro Minnesota is back in the deep freeze with starts below zero each morning. This year’s winter came in like a lion and is heading out like a Yeti!

Treehouse perch

Ice in motion

Recent winters have been tough for Minnesota ice carvers. Not this year! The Saint Paul Winter Carnival features an annual ice sculpting contest weather permitting. ’14 was a very good year.

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Frosty owl