Mother Nature is certainly putting on a spectacular show this year!

First there was ice:

Beautiful ice sculptures by Mother Nature.

Beautiful ice sculptures by Mother Nature.

Frozen droplets on a twig.

Frozen droplets on a twig.

Ice formations on a branch.

Ice formations on a branch.

A frosty entrance -- but a heartwarming welcome.

A frosty entrance — but a heartwarming welcome.

Vestiges of fall under ice.

Vestiges of fall under ice.

An icy portrait by Mother Nature.

An icy portrait by Mother Nature.

And now snow. How beautiful!

A winter wonderland.

A winter wonderland.

Fresh fallen snow on cedar trees in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Fresh fallen snow on cedar trees in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Decorations covered in snow.

Decorations covered in snow.

Enhancements compliments of Mother Nature.

Enhancements compliments of Mother Nature.

Much prettier with a dusting of snow.

Much prettier with a dusting of snow.

A great improvement thanks to Mother Nature.

A great improvement thanks to Mother Nature.

Even our Bed and Breakfast sign looks more welcoming.

Even our Bed and Breakfast sign looks more welcoming.

Our gazebo is picture-perfect.

Our gazebo is picture-perfect.

It looks like we'll have a white Christmas after all!

It looks like we’ll have a white Christmas after all!

Posted by Donna Vieira of Globetrotters Bed and Breakfast, Niagara-on-the-Lake.