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Rain … Hooray!

Back from a great visit to HollyCornblog and CharlieHopbrew.  It was so warm at the lake on Friday when we were pulling the dock in that yours truly actually went swimming!  Not for long, mind you … but it wasn’t … Continue reading

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More Rain and a Win for McCain

When at a loss for a title, a rhyme always helps (I say).  Rhymes can also give direction to an otherwise directionless morning.  Had the Phillies won their extra innings game, I’d be writing about that, you can be sure.  … Continue reading

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Happy Days!

I woke this morning to the lovely sound of rain … gently watering parched garden beds and sending the grape vine and the morning glories twining greenly up the posts of the arbor out front. Also lovely, this morning, was … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning, Montreal

How easy, driving north on I-89 … pausing in Montpelier, then continuing ’til the rolling hills turn flat and prairie-like.  The skies darken, knifing lightning and pelting rain as we span the mighty St. Lawrence … and then viola!  Montreal … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Morning

It rained hard last night and stayed warm, so we woke to an iceless world (thankfully).  Snow still blankets most everything, but where it had been plowed and shoveled, the bare ground shows through.  What’s left must be very wet … Continue reading

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A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall

I’m heading outside this morning to continue the clean-up from our big snowfall on Thursday.  The mounds are huge and with predicted rain on tomorrow’s horizen, it’ll be a mess if everything isn’t cleaned up.  They’re saying it’ll rain tomorrow … Continue reading

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