Archive for February 2020

Winter of Uncertainty

Winter of Uncertainty
What a long winter it’s been, and an extra day in February, too.  Happy Leap Day! Meteorological Spring begins March 1. And there are already early signs of seasons changing–2 hours more daylight since the winter solstice on December 21. There have been some robin sightings. And the pussy willows are just starting to open. Yes,... Read more »

Snow Moon Sunday

Snow Moon Sunday
As I write this, the sky is the color of snow, and snow is falling, big fat flakes.  Forecast is clouds and snow in Chicago, so we probably won’t see the full moon tonight . The full moon on Sunday February 9 is called the Snow moon, Hunger Moon, Bone Moon or Storm Moon. One... Read more »