Woke up this morning to the uncommon sight of our trees being buffeted by ... wind. We here in the Valley of the Shadow, AZ, live, generally, with two natural weather phenomena: heat and night. We rarely experience rain, rarer yet true cold, and even more unlikely, snow. The rest of the world - the vast majority of the habitable planet - have some kind of variety to their daily weather. Not us.
Wind makes the dogs nervous. There are scents in the air they've never smelled. They lay in the backyard, heads…Read more