This was his first year of tyke (picture taken in early 2012). Now heading into 2nd year (Oct.2012) he's itching for more ice time every shift. Now if we can get the skating speed up to his enthusiasm level, he'll be on cloud 9.
"yes, here in Southern Ontario, it's been "tropical" this season. Our plants keep popping up in January which is atypical. The temperature I've found needs to stay below -5degC continuously for things to stabilize. When we have rain, +7degC and…"
"David, thanks for the rink advice. Your cover is a great idea. I thought about a cover only for catching the twigs and leaves from the tree above. I was thinking of using last year's tarp for that purpose."