This is her short-legged dog, Bart, trying to figure out how to get down the stairs off the deck. I'm pretty sure she just let him do his business right there on the deck. He'd surely get lost in all that snow.
Here's one more shot looking out off the deck:
And one more parting shot of my grandson, CJ, just because he's so cute and this grandma misses him so much. He seemed to enjoy playing in the snow, even if it was only November 5th.