Category Archives: Seasons

Tomorrow’s the Big Day

Jenna is supposed to get home tomorrow if all goes well. It’s been too long. Two friends are coming home with her, so we’ll have a full house for the week. Thankfully there’s a little bit of color left on … Continue reading

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Last Thursday, the hill across the way looked about like it did in the picture from the last post. Friday morning, when we left for a field trip to the art museum in Atlanta, it was foggy, and the hill … Continue reading

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First Freeze and What That Doesn’t Mean

We had our first freeze of the year this morning. That’s a little earlier than normal but not by much. Overall, though, it has been a little warmer than usual. The sad news about that is I am reminded that … Continue reading

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Spring, Camp, Writing, and Dancing

Spring is thinking about getting here. It hasn’t been below freezing in several days. The daffodils are blooming in a few places, but the trees are not in the game—yet. And since the average date of the last freeze is … Continue reading

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First Snow

We had our first snow fall of the year overnight—almost a full month earlier than any of the previous four years we’ve been here. Not enough to cover the ground, but too much for the end of October. Can’t see … Continue reading

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Rocks? Really?

The chicken seems to be fine. I don’t know if it was the crop massaging that went on or the fact that when we let her out on her own, she went to the driveway and ate some rocks. Or … Continue reading

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Just in Time

We finish up the school year tomorrow—for the most part. Tomorrow is the last day of Jenna’s and Lauren’s CC classes. Jenna will still take a Chemistry final at home, and Lauren has mock trial at the courthouse on Friday. … Continue reading

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So much for spring. It’s snowing. Supposed to be 22° tonight.

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Fall, Finally

Fall is here, finally. It is about two weeks later than normal from the warm fall we’ve had. And the colors are little subdued in most places, but it is still so much fun to drive around this time of … Continue reading

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We had a great time at the wedding last weekend. It was good to see family, even if it was for a short time.   And in the random information category: We all like to look for license plates whenever … Continue reading

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