Category Archives: Weather

Another Year, Another Tulip

This brave little soul just decided to bloom today.  It is 73 º outside, so it has been fooled.  It is supposed to be nearly 80 tomorrow, and then a huge snowstorm on Wednesday.  Ah, life in Colorado. An old … Continue reading

Posted in Garden, Gratitude, Sobriety, Spring, Weather, Work | 12 Comments

Last Day of July

The photo is from my Friday hike.  It’s been so hot and dry, as you can plainly see.  But the clouds moved in and we got over 2 inches of rain over a two day period. I usually write my … Continue reading

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Work and Winter Snow

Just because “work” alone sounded stupid.  It is snowing though.  After an extremely warm autumn, it is almost universally welcome. I finally started back to work on Monday of this week, December 18.  It is very nice to be making … Continue reading

Posted in Retirement, Weather, Work | 7 Comments

Life Goes Fast

Sober Daughter and I canned tomatoes last week.  It was a lovely day. I’ve had a whole bunch of lovely days.  Amazing days don’t lend themselves to blog posts as well as not so great days. The weather has turned. … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Gratitude, Knitting, Nature, Prayer, Weather, Work | 4 Comments

Nothing So Boring…

As listening to someone’s list of ailments.  So I will stop.   Or at least try to… The end of summer roses are already in bloom.  It is too early for this.  The crickets started their lovely nighttime serenade about … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Health, Ministry, Roses, Weather | 9 Comments

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

Posted in Aging, Bicycle, Clothes, Fear, Gratitude, Race, Swimming, Training, Triathlon, Weather | 14 Comments

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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