Winter sneaks up on Tavira

Can you notice the tiny snow flakes? 

Can you notice the tiny snow flakes? 

And here we were thinking winter would pass us by....the almond trees in town, all covered in pink blossoms were thinking the same. At home in France, just as far north from here as Seattle is from Los Angeles, it has been below zero for a week, while we've been sun bathing. Not until today did we get a taste of the European arctic cold front that has been plaguing the continent.

 

Strange light today, although this looks like dawn, the photo was taken at noon. 

Strange light today, although this looks like dawn, the photo was taken at noon. 

Work was called off due to weather, so we went to town for the farmer's market. Here are a few random views of our day

Fishing! 

Fishing! 

Dinner ingredients

Dinner ingredients

Breakfast produce

Breakfast produce

Who doesn't enjoy a little food pornography?