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Spring Fever – have you caught it yet?

Spring Fever – have you caught it yet?

Another chilly, but sunny at least, day gone by in the watch for long-awaited SPRING weather.I only wish we could have had some of the early spring warmth for the…

Home…just in time for birthdays and the Irish Fest!

Home…just in time for birthdays and the Irish Fest!

Well, our nearly four-week vacation in sunny Florida and our 3,687 mile road trip is over. We arrived back home Thursday evening after a (mostly) enjoyable trek through central Florida,…

Vacation is over, just in time for the Irish Festival!

Vacation is over, just in time for the Irish Festival!

By the time you read this we will be back in the snowy north country again. I will miss the summer warmth, sunshine and fun we had in Florida and…

It’s been a ZOO kind of day here in Paradise

It’s been a ZOO kind of day here in Paradise

My advice?  Vacation with resident family members who are sure to know the best places to eat and the most fun things to do! We certainly have done that on…

How do you like the nice weather I sent home?

How do you like the nice weather I sent home?

Since I’m not there, (hee, hee) I sent you all some nice weather from sunny Florida. At least I would like to take the credit for Clare County’s beautiful weather…

Bet it’s a lot warmer where I am!

Bet it’s a lot warmer where I am!

That headline sounds like I just might be gloating, and you are right – I am. Today is Wednesday, and just last night after a looong and sometimes a bit…

Valentines and Birthdays

Valentines and Birthdays

Valentine’s Day is next Tuesday. Even after all these years, Al still proofreads the whole paper and makes appropriate comments to me the whole time. He hates mushy stuff though…

45 days to Spring…maybe!

45 days to Spring…maybe!

At least that’s what the calendar says, but I’m sure that the groundhog, who supposedly popped his head up yesterday, has a different idea. As I am writing this Wednesday…

OMG, February is almost here … once again!

OMG, February is almost here … once again!

After our “brief” January thaw, once again snow is falling, gently covering the ground and trees in the yard even as I write this. After all we couldn’t really expect…

Rainy, slushy, icy, frosty Bits

Rainy, slushy, icy, frosty Bits

I know I write about the weather a lot, but this week it has been on everyone’s mind and all over social media as well. Another week of nasty weather…