The Return of Winter

winter is back

  Two days ago I snapped a picture of our front yard. It was hard to believe how spring-like it looked on the 22nd of February. We had so many days of 50-60°F (10-15°C) weather the past couple of weeks that all the snow had melted – except in a few places where it had been […]

Florida trip 2016

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Anyone else finding this month lacking in motivation?  I sure am.  Maybe it’s because the beginning of the month started out with trip planning and organizing and everything else had to get pushed aside until we returned from vacation. I’d blame the warm weather from our vacation slowing down my brain cells, but we didn’t […]