Coronavirus · COVID-19 · musings · weather

Can We Think About Something Else?

We had a sizzling April in San Miguel de Allende, and thankfully May has brought showers and cooler weather. This is surprising because historically May is the hottest month in this high desert town in central Mexico. With any luck the gods will grace us with more damp days and lower temperatures. Summer is considered… Continue reading Can We Think About Something Else?

fog · Photo Challenge · Pick Your Own · weather · Weekly Weather

Foggy River–Weekly Weather Photo Challenge

Jennifer Nichole Wells’ Weekly Weather blog challenge is ‘pick your own’, and I selected fog. These pictures were taken in La Grange, TX looking up the Colorado River. Hope you enjoy them, and check out Jennifer’s blog at https://jennifernicholewells.com/2016/06/30/weekly-weather/  for more weather pictures.

Bikes · character · cold · deliveries · humor · memories · musings · newspapers · weather · work

But Baby Its Cold Outside

The first blast of winter always reminds me of delivering papers in my youth. My folks owned the paper in Littlefield, TX and the Sunday issue was delivered by me and my two sisters. The Thursday edition was mailed, but since child labor was cheaper than postal rates, and my parents wanted the paper on people’s doorsteps before… Continue reading But Baby Its Cold Outside

#Fav Foto Friday · #favfotofriday. · blogging · Challenges · Foto Challenge · Halloween · humor · metal · photographs · Pictures · weather

Fav Foto Friday 15

These are my selections for the Fav Foto Friday #15 challenge that encourages sharing interesting photos taken during the week. This metal chicken got a eye full of rain coming off my roof during a rain storm this week. Couldn’t resist the title.                    Bird’s eye view   … Continue reading Fav Foto Friday 15

#favfotofriday. · Fall · Fav Foto Friday #12 · memories · photographs · Skies · traveling · vacations · weather

Fav Foto Friday #12 Change of Plans

Just returned from a road trip to North and South Carolina, but turned back after reaching Cumberland Gap because of torrential rains and hurricane warnings. Headed back west until blue skies appeared in Kentucky and Arkansas. The pictures were some taken during that wet and then sunny journey.     Fav Foto Friday #12 URL       … Continue reading Fav Foto Friday #12 Change of Plans

accidents · aging · crutches · humor · memories · musings · skiing · weather · winter

Crutches Aren’t For Everyone.

Friends were recently talking about their eagerness for winter so they could go skiing, hitting the slopes with fresh snow and plowing through virgin powder. I just shuddered. You see, my last experience on the slopes was memorable—unpleasant, but memorable. It was Christmas Eve, my first trip down the mountain, feeling invincible with fresh snow… Continue reading Crutches Aren’t For Everyone.