Even in the coldest of weather, we backwash the ponds weekly and on a sunny albeit FRIGID January day like today, I can promise you Joshua limits the number of times he dips his hands into the ponds. The water temps are the definition of hypothermia! But today, our efforts were more than rewarded with the crystalline quality of the water and a rare view of our finned popsicles. May I remind you that they miraculously grow over the winter even without food?!? Enjoy the illuminating clarity and reflections from above and below . . .