|Bike riding on a sunny morning.|
|Virginia Water Lake|
|Roman ruins at Virginia Water Lake|
All this darkness can have a some negative effects.It is estimated that around 25% of the people in the UK suffer from some form of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)- ranging from mild "winter blues" to severely debilitating depression.
|Jack enjoying the sunshine (and the bitterly cold weather)|
And if we're lucky enough to get a few hours of sunshine we force ourselves out of the house to enjoy it.
|Swan enjoying the sunshine on Virginia Water Lake|
All photos taken on the morning of January 2, 2012 during a brief burst of sunshine and blue skies. Just a couple hours later it was pouring rain and dark again!