Tag Archives: Winter

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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Let’s eat out

If there is one thing we do when we are not home, it is to check out local places to eat and drink. It is our duty to assist the local economy, right? We lived the majority of our adult … Continue reading

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Over coffee

If we were having coffee, I’d ask how your week was and what’s keeping you busy. ‘Tis the season here to get out the shovels, put the Yaktrax on the boots, and switch the mower for the blower on the … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

As I was walking around Limerick, Ireland, last month, I saw this long building enclosed in a fence with murals painted on it. There were four doors in the building, but they were painted like murals and windows were added to … Continue reading

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End of October

The color is still pretty rich, but the leaves are starting to fall, and the ground cover is deep. It rained Friday night. Lots of rain. I didn’t care that I couldn’t sleep through the roar of the thunder because we received over 3″ of … Continue reading

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She’s back

Winter that is. The final count on Friday was 10″ of heavy wet but beautiful snow. It clung to the trees and bushes and looked like a Hallmark Christmas card. Once we had everything shoveled out, it was amazing to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Time

Yesterday it was 55 degrees, but winter has returned big time. We have received about 8″ of snow so far today, and it’s still snowing. Time is being measured in how many times will we have to shovel and snow blow the … Continue reading

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