Monthly Archives: March 2017

Thursday Doors

Spring Arrives at the UNH Macfarlane Research Greenhouses April 1-2. Really? Yes, it arrives along with a winter storm watch of 5-10″ of snow. Knock, knock, Mother Nature calling again. šŸ™‚ I will be heading over there first thing tomorrow … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Choosing to focus indoors becauseĀ we have 6″ of snow forecasted for this weekend. April Fool’s joke? I wish.

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Maple Weekend

March 25th and 26th is Maple Weekend in New Hampshire.Ā šŸ There will beĀ over 100 sugar houses open across the state. Our favorite sugar shack stop is definitely in Alexandria. Of course, we’re partial because we know and love the hard-working … Continue reading

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Welcome SpringšŸŒŗ

Wink, wink, nod, nod. We’re still buried in snow. The temperatures are all over the range, but it is 27Ā°F as I write this. I’m grateful though because it didn’t snow on Saturday, and I was able to attend the … Continue reading

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Calm after the storm

I really don’t like uninvited guests. They drop in at the most inconvenient time, stay for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Roll out mid evening and just leave one incredible mess to clean up. Stella. Who invited her to spend Tuesday … Continue reading

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Knock, knock – Mother Nature Calling

A New Hampshire friend gearing up to deal with the Nor’easter forecasted to arrive tomorrow sent us an email. He thought that maybe having spentĀ two months in a warmer climate wasĀ having a negative effect on our weather. Not likely. If … Continue reading

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It’s coming

Or so they say. Ten more days. Spring. Our clocks advanceĀ forward this weekend. There is only one problem – someone forgot to tell Mother Nature. šŸ™‚ Yesterday, we had high winds and 5,000 of us lost power. Today we are … Continue reading

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Reality bites

We’re back home, and it’s always good to get home. Family hugs are very much appreciated, theĀ bed is just right, the recliners are comfy, and the guide on the TV is welcome. Who knew I’d ever be so giddy about … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

I’m somewhere on the road in Connecticut on my way home, but I have one more door post from South Carolina. It comes to you fromĀ Pawley’s Island Tavern, or the PIT as it is called locally. It is also referred … Continue reading

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