Baby, it's cold outside. I know we are not alone, but a great winter chill has engulfed the North Coast and locked in a toe-numbing Arctic cold snap. As the saying goes, 'when life gives you lemons, make lemonade.' so what more apt than a look at snowflakes.
And what a beautiful look it is. Here
"How full of creative genius is the air in which these are generated!
I should hardly admire them more if real stars fell
and lodged on my coat."
--Henry David Thoreau, 1856
Thanks to Beautiful Stuff for the links.