Snow brings a peaceful feeling. The world follows the slow motion of the snowflakes, falling soundless.
The soft white painting makes you notice things that would otherwise be left unnoticed.
The silence is different in the snow, it is so dense to become a presence, it is so important to take up the scene, it is so welcoming to make you feel at home.
Round footprints of deer are the only marks on the path.
The hamlet of Ponzano from the olive grove
The temperature is not so kind to the olive trees, the whole harvest can be at risk.
Trees, flowers, even objects are taken aback by the heavy weigth they have to carry ...
All of the above along with some hot spicy wine, roasted chestnuts, apple cakes, and burning wood in the old stove will surely make cold days very pleasant!