Category Archives: weather

I’m officially over winter.

Yep.  I'm officially over it.

Remember when snow was fun?  Yeah, me either.  When it’s -10 and howling winds, it’s not like I can send the kids outside to play and it’s.  getting.  old. I lived “away” for lots of years.  I lived where it was hot and snow was something that people sprayed on their windows out of a […]

Top 5 reasons that I hate snow days.

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Who doesn’t love snow days?  As a kid you wait with bated breath..prayed under your covers..”Please God, please God, please God let there be no school”.  You’d listen to the radio for school cancellations and when you heard your school’s name you’d do a victory lap around the livingroom.  (No?  Just me again?)  BUT.  As […]

V-A-C-A-T-I-O-N…in the north woods.

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Oh Cheeky Monkeys…what an adventure I’ve had.  Know where I went?  Noooo….not shopping, not couponing and not racing my little Volvo from one end of Bangor to the other (because I would never drive too fast anyway…hi Bangor PD!) looking for the best deals!  Because I was onnnnn……………………VACATION!  What?  Who does that?  Crazy rich people with […]

Notes On Prepping For The Zombie Apocalypse. Or An Ice Storm. Whichever.

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Hello, my hopefully warm and electricity-having little chickens.  I’d say winter was here, no?  We were so lucky here at our place.  Out for a few hours here and there, always during daylight hours and the house never dropped more than a few degrees.  Reading the outage updates saying that some folks won’t have power […]