Category Archives: Weather

Training Dementor

That’s my dirty leg after stopping and talking to someone on my bike.  I guess I should try to steer clear of the chain…. who knew? On Monday I had a date for a bike ride with a triathlon coach. … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain, and Rain

When I woke this morning, I grabbed my glasses and phone, as I always do.  I opened the weather app on my phone and prayed for even one little sliver of sunshine in the forecast for the next five days. … Continue reading

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April Showers

Of snow.  My lilacs bloomed for the first time in 3 or 4 years.  One day, and then the snow came.  Oh well.  They might have survived.  I won’t know until the snow stops and the sun comes back. I … Continue reading

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43 degrees and torrential rains

A suddenly typical late spring morning in Colorado.  It wears on a person’s nerves.  My garden is growing like crazy.  I have to pull weeds every single day!  I don’t mind 🙂  It is strange to go outside and feel … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

Spent some time in a downstairs bathroom on Saturday night listening to eerie sirens blaring, and hail pounding on the house.  I was afraid, which kinda surprised me. This is one photo of the hail.  It also pounded my garden … Continue reading

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Watching my garden die.

This morning I fed the cat at 4:45 and went back to sleep for nearly 4 hours!  I slept until 8:30 – and then stayed in bed until 9:30.  It is now 1:30, and it feels like it should be … Continue reading

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Springtime in the Rockies

This was the view from my bedroom window when I woke up this morning.  So much for working in my garden.  It’s a lovely excuse to be lazy though.  Hopefully the sun will come out tomorrow and dry everything off … Continue reading

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