Winter Tips – S1E20

Winter has arrived in force!  We got our first decent snowfall here in Minnesota on Saturday.  On top of the snow, we are getting slammed by January-like cold.  We will be dealing with -20 degree Fahrenheit temperatures by Saturday here in the Twin Cities.  In fact, as I recorded this podcast, it was -1 degree Fahrenheit (and feels like -15 degrees Fahrenheit)!  Winter is here, and it is time to talk about some key winter tips for preparing yourself, your equipment and your house for this kind of cold and these kind of conditions.

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In this podcast, I discuss the following topics:

  • Introduction to the Small Scale Life Podcast and Small Scale Gardening Blog
  • Is Small Scale Life a Wellness Program?
  • Conditions and Driving in Snow
  • Winter Tips for Working in the Cold, Winterizing Your Equipment and Winterizing your House
  • Winter Tips for Managing Ice Dams


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Our quiet street after the snowstorm – December 2016

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