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Pat’s Bits & Pieces- February again already?

Wasn’t I just complaining about cold weather? Well forget that! Now we have cold weather with that thermometer dipping into the negative numbers for a real J-J-January chill! And now…

Finally, a good week!

Pat Maurer, Review Correspondent I am almost afraid to say it, or rather write it, for fear that it will jinx us, but things have been going pretty well around…

Pat’s Bits & Pieces– A little ‘smoky’ excitement

by Pat Maurer, Review Correspondent     Usually January is a mostly quiet uneventful month. It is too cold (by my standards) to spend time outside, it gets light late…

Holiday’s over, winter’s here again

Cold weather, snow flurries, dark at 4:30 p.m.? It must be January again. Welcome to 2013, hopefully a better and more prosperous year for all of us. The world didn’t…

Resolution time — again

Yes Al, I am writing about New Year’s Resolutions again, and no, it isn’t the same column as last year…just similar. After all these years, I’ve already written about most…

Christmas Wishes

December 21 and just three more days until Christmas Eve is here again. The lights and decorations are up, the presents are bought and wrapped, the baking is done and…

Winter arrives

There’s only an inch or so of snow on the ground around our house, but there are icy spots on the back roads and when I went to the doctor’s…

Only 17 shopping days left

I just don’t know how it happened so fast but the holiday is nearly “upon us” already. There is now less than three weeks until Christmas and even less for…

It was a great holiday

Holiday weekends are really the best, aren’t they? And, this was one right up near the very top of my list of person best times. It was as close to…

Giving thanks

It is Thanksgiving week again and the perfect time to think about all of those things we have to be thankful for. Most of the time we (Jack and I…