Tuesday, March 31, 2015


Gray and yucky, 34F, and they're talking about snow again :(

Music for a change...
Space Battle
Serenity soundtrack

Monday, March 30, 2015


It was quite a nice day earlier (though we had a dusting of snow first thing!), but it's gotten a bit gray and windy now, 49F.

Jon has an audience with Stannis (though I'm a little confused as he just saw Sam who's supposed to be many miles away!)

Sunday, March 29, 2015


Finally a day that feels like spring is here :) It was very cold (down in the 20s) last night, and it's taken a while to warm up today, but now it's a balmy 40F with a nice breeze and lots of sunshine!

Dany discusses opening the fighting pits in Mureen.

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Snowy Saturday!

30F and snowing gently. I don't think much will stick, but this may put the kibosh on our outdoor processions tomorrow.

Book 5- A Dance with Dragons. Tyrion gets to Pentosh.

Friday, March 27, 2015


Cool and gray, 42F.

Almost at the end of this book, about 11 minutes left; Sam tells his story to the Maesters in Old town.

Thursday, March 26, 2015


Damp and drizzly, 46F.

Jamie takes RiverRun.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Wet Wednesday

Raining and 39F.

Margery is imprisoned for fornication (gasp)!

Tuesday, March 24, 2015


A tad warmer and quite pleasant, 41F.

Brienne meets the dead Catelyn Stark.

Monday, March 23, 2015


Another cool, bright day, 34F.

Allaine descends the mountain to find her "father" waiting at the bottom.

Sunday, March 22, 2015


A chilly morning has turned into a pleasant afternoon. Cool and breezy and 36F, but sunny and bright too.

The trails are a bit of a mess, but my muddy dog doesn't care :)

Aillene must persuade Lord Robert to descend from the Eyrie.

Saturday, March 21, 2015


We got a good 4-5" of snow last night, but it's warm enough today that it won't last long, 38F with weak sunshine.

The Dornish Princess is imprisoned in a gilded tower.

Friday, March 20, 2015

1st day of spring?

Really? It's 33F and snowing... we're supposed to get 3-6" by the morning!

Cersei prepares to reward the Blue Bard.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Windy Wednesday

Colder and still very windy, 34F.

Jamie meets the Blackfish.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Tempestuous Tuesday

Warm but a very blustery wind roaring in the trees, 48F.

Brienne and party spend the night at the Crossroads Inn.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Muddy Monday

Warm again, 45F, so the melting continues and the going has gotten muddy and treacherous... if you're not careful where you step you break through the snowy crusty into thick, sucking, ankle deep mud!

Brienne and her companions come upon many corpses along their way.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Sunny Sunday

Sunny and breezy but quite pleasant, 41F.

Short loop today as we're heading for Westport this afternoon.

Cersei revels in the news of Loras' victory and probable death.

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Soggy Saturday

Raining and 40F on this Pi day ;)

Master Aemon dies on board ship.

Friday, March 13, 2015


Not as warm, 34F, but nicely sunny :)

Cat of the Canals gets a new pair off boots.

Thursday, March 12, 2015


Another nice, warm, sunny one, 42F. It's that tough time when there's still enough snow for snowshoes, but some areas where it's melted down to the bare dirt and rocks... So I went without today to see how my new LLBean boots will cope- nicely, I'm pleased to report :)

Music today- the new Pink Floyd album, Endless River, Side 1, Part 2. I'm pleasantly impressed... much more like early Floyd, mostly instrumental and with shades of Jeff Wayne and King Crimson :)

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Warm Wednesday

Another balmy day, sunny and 54F... at this rate the snow may not last long :)

Jamie reaches Riverrun.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015


Gray and drizzly, 45F.

Jamie learns of marriages and sieges.

Monday, March 9, 2015


Another warm one, 48F!

Cersei sends the Knight of Flowers off to battle.

Sunday, March 8, 2015

Sunny Sunday

A nice day for a walk after a very successful brunch after church this morning. Sunny and 41F, the snow on the trails is the consistency of wet sugar, but perfect for my smaller snowshoes :)

Brienne meets the Elder Brother.

Saturday, March 7, 2015

Saturday walk

Big snowshoes and hiking in a t-shirt :)

30F and weak sunshine.

No book today, music for a change on random, right now a track from Oh, What A Lovely War.

Friday, March 6, 2015

Friday Hi-Res

Had my 7Dii with me today :)

Back where we should be...

... after yesterday's snow meant we had to go to the other side of the woods, but the snowshoeing is perfect :)

20F and bright sunshine :)

Jamie's travels continue.

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Warm Wednesday

We had snow last night that switched to heavy rain leaving a thick layer of slush. It's warm, 41F, and gray right now but we're supposed to get snow starting at midnight and then all day tomorrow... another 3-6"!

Slightly surreal walk today as I've just come from an eye test where I had my pupils dilated... everything is very bright and a little wonky.

Victarian takes the Shield Islands.

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Before the storm...

A quick walk before the weather closes in. We're supposed to get a couple of inches of snow tonight, then rain all day tomorrow, then back over to snow tomorrow night and another 3-6"... What a winter!

Right now it's 26F and gray.

Cersei is surrounded by "sparrows".

Monday, March 2, 2015


A pretty afternoon after about 5 more inches of snow overnight, so snowshoes are the order if the day :) 34F and sunny.

Jamie gives instructions for holding Haranhal.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Snowy Sunday

26F and moderate snow.

Jamie's travels continue.