Snow sprinkles

This is a winter’s tail

(Excuse the pun!) 

Winter's tail

A tale of how snow decorates

And transforms.

Collage

How the bare bones of winter

Have their own stark beauty.

Branches

The woods have a deep magic –

Although it helps to have a sweet Rottweiler puppy in the picture too!

Puppy in snow copy

And here, a lone wooden cottage

Seems to be bathing in snow kisses.

Little house copy

There’s more s-now business like snow business over at: Our World Tuesday.

86 responses

  1. Great attention to de tail (pun very much intended) :-)

    I love the Narnia-like winter landscape and mourn its absence this year. You’ve created poetry yet again with your photos.

    February 24, 2014 at 15:42

    • I mourn the absence of snow too. Luckily, it snowed heavily a couple of times and I managed to get out with the cam.

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

      February 24, 2014 at 16:58

  2. I love how you captured the falling snow. That’s usually so hard to capture in photographs!

    February 24, 2014 at 15:42

  3. Awww, big old snuggly rottie head. I miss that!

    February 24, 2014 at 15:51

  4. Catching falling snow is my next challenge, I am waiting for my next snowstorm to do so. You did a great job there.

    February 24, 2014 at 15:53

  5. magic!

    February 24, 2014 at 15:57

  6. Lovely bubbly.

    February 24, 2014 at 16:04

  7. Magical snow photos. I love the snow falling against the red building.

    February 24, 2014 at 16:13

  8. Your photos are so beautiful – you really convey a feeling of being there for the viewer.

    February 24, 2014 at 16:13

  9. loveliness in a soft, enveloping way. :)

    February 24, 2014 at 16:24

  10. Rahul

    Amazing beauty!

    February 24, 2014 at 16:31

  11. I love your “winters tail”!! The snow is beautiful and terrific captures as always!! Magical snow shots they are indeed!! Hope you have a great new week! Stay warm!!

    February 24, 2014 at 16:32

  12. Fabulous shots on the magical scenes created by snow! Love the little wood house

    February 24, 2014 at 16:40

  13. mir

    the first photo’s absolutely beautiful, it’s amazing how you did catch the snow falling…

    February 24, 2014 at 16:40

  14. denise

    How I enjoy your magical photos. So very much!

    February 24, 2014 at 16:59

  15. A cute puppy definitely adds warmth to the snowy scene. :)

    February 24, 2014 at 17:02

  16. Darling “tail” shot! And such lovely snow shots! We’re supposed to finally get some snow next week!

    February 24, 2014 at 17:04

  17. Nice pictures with everything covered in snow!

    February 24, 2014 at 17:20

  18. I love that wooden cottage! Such a pretty photo!

    February 24, 2014 at 17:39

  19. These photos are all so magical! The landscape looks alive! And the pups looks like sugar cookies!

    February 24, 2014 at 17:43

  20. Since our cold weather is still hanging on for dear life, it looks like that here…beautiful shots.

    Jen

    February 24, 2014 at 18:27

  21. simply gorgeous!

    February 24, 2014 at 18:57

  22. Such beautiful, snowy scenes! Ours has all melted now, so it’s nice to enjoy yours. :-)
    ~Lindy

    February 24, 2014 at 18:59

  23. Dear LadyFi, for me, there are few things lovelier than the skeletons of trees holding up the weight of snow. Peace.

    February 24, 2014 at 19:28

  24. Lovely Pictures!
    We had +10 C today and at last sun……

    February 24, 2014 at 19:50

  25. You captured the beauty of snow and winter so well.

    February 24, 2014 at 19:58

  26. I do love the elegance of the bare bones of winter. Softened beautifully, magically with snow. Thank you.

    February 24, 2014 at 20:31

  27. Such photogenic dogs give us all paws for thought! (Pun very much intended!)

    February 24, 2014 at 20:41

  28. Oh how I love to come here to get a huge laugh or smile! A winters “Tail”…too adorable!!!!!! Seriously, I think you could sell this photo with the title underneath…it would be very popular my friend!

    February 24, 2014 at 20:42

  29. So beautiful and nice snow photos!

    February 24, 2014 at 21:03

  30. Still so much snow :)

    February 24, 2014 at 21:07

    • Lots of snow last week. No snow this week!

      Lady Fi wrote: > >

      February 25, 2014 at 05:45

  31. LOVE the image of the puppy against the red barn, playing in the snow

    February 24, 2014 at 21:41

  32. I don’t think you need to excuse the pun, a winter’s tale. Do embrace it; it’s wonderful.

    These photos are so beautiful, I can’t imagine what spring will bring.

    February 24, 2014 at 21:41

  33. A wonderful and beautiful scenery! But I have to admit … I´m looking forward to Spring! ;)

    February 24, 2014 at 21:59

  34. Yes indeed – lovely snow! I like seeing those big flakes sifting downward.

    February 24, 2014 at 22:41

  35. Definitely evocative of magic. I’m sure I can see Merlin (bottom right of picture two) :-)

    February 24, 2014 at 23:32

  36. I love the first shot with the red building and snow flurries. Very pretty. And the puppydogs are cute. Lovely captures. Have a happy week!

    February 24, 2014 at 23:39

  37. sì, c’è sempre qualcosa di magico nella neve…
    adoro il tuo cane, sempre protagonista delle tue splendide immagini
    notte felice lady
    Yes, there is always something magical in the snow …
    I love your dog, always protagonist of your beautiful images
    happy lady night

    February 24, 2014 at 23:45

  38. Al

    Gorgeous! I love snow – walking in it, looking at it, the silence it brings. And looking at photos of it!

    February 25, 2014 at 01:50

  39. Winter glorification!! Lovely!!

    February 25, 2014 at 02:52

  40. Hudson Howl

    The perspective distortion of the flakes against the red wall, now those are snow kisses. This morning while driving to work, there was snow squall. The flakes were the largest I have seen this winter.

    February 25, 2014 at 03:16

  41. Beautiful sights
    Thank you. :)

    February 25, 2014 at 03:52

  42. Gorgeous photos!

    February 25, 2014 at 05:22

  43. Rose L.

    You are young enough to still enjoy being out and experiencing the snow I am old and prefer to enjoy its beauty but not spend too much time in it. Brrrr! I did find that my camera kept fogging over when I was attempting to take photos!

    February 25, 2014 at 05:42

  44. Carole M.

    each photo is a delightful image in its own right

    February 25, 2014 at 06:08

  45. Do you think dogs prefer snow or the beach?

    February 25, 2014 at 07:55

  46. einfach schön
    und hier fliegen schon die Schmetterlinge
    LG vom katerchen

    February 25, 2014 at 07:59

  47. So pretty! I especially love your first shot. The white on red is fantastic!

    February 25, 2014 at 08:30

  48. Yes, another wonderful series. Thanks for sharing and hosting.

    February 25, 2014 at 09:43

  49. What magic in poetry and pictures! I am madly in love with your world!

    February 25, 2014 at 10:15

  50. Lovely as ever. The snowflakes look so soft and fluffy, don’t they!

    February 25, 2014 at 11:17

  51. Fantastic photos! I haven’t managed to get any snow photos this year, despite all the storms we’ve had here.

    February 25, 2014 at 11:54

  52. I’m jealous, all I’ve had this winter is snow bullets, frozen slush and wind driven rain.

    Not as much fun as snow.

    Jim

    February 25, 2014 at 12:16

  53. A story of beauty.

    February 25, 2014 at 12:24

  54. Dearest ladyfi;
    Beautiful winter scene♡♡♡  I loved the phrase ”Seems to be bathing in snow kisses.”♬♬♬
    Sending you Lots of Love and Hugs from Japan, xoxo Miyako*

    February 25, 2014 at 12:43

  55. We had a nice 5 inches fall yesterday and it did transform our landscape. Lovely images Fiona. xo

    February 25, 2014 at 13:04

  56. Hi ladyfi, i smiled at the first comment, “great attention to de-tail, pun intended”, i will also follow the trend. Your de-tail-ing photo essay is so beautiful, much more to me who hasn’t experienced winter yet. It is is tail-or fit for me!

    February 25, 2014 at 13:07

  57. Very pretty!!

    February 25, 2014 at 13:53

  58. Magical shots as usual …

    February 25, 2014 at 14:12

  59. Fabulous winter photos even though I am so tired of it…Your photos showed such beautiful winter wonderland!

    February 25, 2014 at 14:25

  60. These are postcard worthy striking shots. I especially like the dog and snow against the red barn.

    February 25, 2014 at 15:02

  61. Your photos are always amazing!

    February 25, 2014 at 15:12

  62. it seems like your snow will never end!

    February 25, 2014 at 16:16

  63. daryledelstein

    our snow melted .. well a lot of it did .. the park still has a lot … but none of it looks as lovely as the snow you have

    February 25, 2014 at 16:34

  64. You still have a lot of snow ! We started spring weather far too early !

    February 25, 2014 at 18:37

  65. I wish I were there.

    February 25, 2014 at 19:36

  66. Love! This is winter. Thanks for the beautiful and heart warming pictures!

    February 25, 2014 at 21:30

  67. Gorgeous ! Love the snow…!!! Unfortunetly no snow in Paris this winter :(

    February 25, 2014 at 22:23

  68. I’m a sucker for a pun anyway and if it involves cute dogs in the s-now, I’m all in!!! So pretty there.

    February 26, 2014 at 01:21

  69. I’m a winter and snow lover–these are fabulous photos!! :)

    February 26, 2014 at 03:21

  70. If my winter looked like this, I wouldn’t mind it hanging around a bit longer. Beautiful!

    February 26, 2014 at 04:18

  71. Cottage looks beautiful dressed in winter colors.

    February 26, 2014 at 07:15

  72. We have not had snow here near Denver for a few weeks and i actually miss it! It is so relaxing to watch snowflakes fall.

    February 26, 2014 at 08:10

  73. It looks so soft and fluffy!

    February 26, 2014 at 14:35

  74. The cottage looks so warm and inviting. I imagine sitting in there with a nice cup of hot chocolate or delicious coffee.

    February 26, 2014 at 14:40

  75. Another stunning winter wonderland series , very nice photos
    I have missed this last winter in Holland, some frost or some snow, we had only rain and wind..

    February 26, 2014 at 20:39

  76. You make winter look its beautiful best. Lovely post as always.

    Blessings ~ Wendy ❀

    February 26, 2014 at 22:11

  77. Winter Wonderland with red tail! I love!

    February 26, 2014 at 22:38

  78. You make a very fine tale :-)

    February 27, 2014 at 11:11

  79. almost a rare sight this winter. :)

    February 27, 2014 at 22:22

  80. Such beautiful snow magic Fi, thanks for scattering some my way….we’ve been sadly lacking in proper snow this year….but I’m heading North today hoping to find some :-)

    February 28, 2014 at 09:50

  81. Right now I’m very envious of your snow Fiona :) you do take very beautiful images whatever the weather!

    February 28, 2014 at 14:59

  82. j’aime bien cet avant dernier cliché

    March 3, 2014 at 14:27

  83. JM

    Beautiful, beautiful series!

    March 4, 2014 at 17:39

  84. Ladyfi, Your photos are such a great way to wake up. I’ve really enjoyed catching up. You have certainly captured a deep magic in these photos.

    March 25, 2014 at 12:23

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