We woke to a fresh blanket of snow. How thick it is we don't know yet since it is still dark.
Gene Logsdon, the Contrary Farmer, has a piece about the cranky, obstinate, and magically driven machines that rule the world. Or at least one variety of them--old tractors.
Single digit temps this morning. The snow yesterday only amounted to a couple of inches of light, easily shoveled fluff.
I saw stories about an edible coffee cup that McDonalds (I think) is introducing in Britain. Cute idea to drink the coffee and then eat the cup. I found this item about another proposal to provide coffee cups with a life after coffee. The Kickstarter proposal involves using recycled paper embedded with wild flower seeds. Drink the coffee and plant the cup.
I am always on the look out for different plants that might be interesting to grow. I found this by way of Carolee Newsletter and followed up with a quick internet search that took me to Territorial Seed. A grafted plant with tomatoes on the top and potatoes below.