Tired Tunes

Tired Tunes
Only three more days to go and we'll be out of the month of February, and all the happier for it when looking back at those bitterly cold days which never seemed to end. Oh well, our climate is changing, and there's no alternative other than learning … continue reading

Temporary Clotheslines

Temporary Clotheslines
Another beauty of a day came and went, and if this warming trend continues, we shouldn't be having any flooding early this Spring from a rapid melt-off, which'll be good for everyone. Yes, we'll more than likely be dumped on a few more times before i … continue reading

The Dark Hole

The Dark Hole
While out driving this afternoon, I was delighted to find it 43 degrees, which certainly helped to melt the snow off our streets and sidewalks. Of course I had to run my car thru a carwash again today due to all that splattering from those many picku … continue reading

For Rent... 308 10th NW Mason City

308 10th NW Mason City
Available:
March 1, 2021
Rent:
$ 625
Spotlessly clean and ready to move into extra roomy 2 bedroom ranch offering all appliances, attached garage with opener and more.  A fully completed online application must be supplied before appoin … view the property

Black with Crows

Black with Crows
Wasn't it absolutely delightful when seeing our temps nearing forty degrees today? Of course the first thing I had to do this morning, was to get all my shoveling done before it started turning into snow-cone snow from our warming sun. It went much f … continue reading

Inland Migration

Inland Migration
As was predicted, we have snow, but much more than I was expecting, so it looks like I'm going to be a busy little bee with my shoveling projects tomorrow. In spite of the predicted above-freezing temps tomorrow, I've learned these recent years, not … continue reading

Lingering Brain Fog

Lingering Brain Fog
It was a bit of a nippy five below zero this morning, and didn't seem to want to warm up until after noontime arrived, and in spite of not having all that much to do this morning, the time seemed to fly by to where I was having to cut a phone convers … continue reading

Their Dashboards

Their Dashboards
It looks like Mother Nature is going to keep these warming days coming thru the end of this month, and yes, we may be getting more snow, but at least there won't be many inches all at once. A meteorologists mentioned the last toe-hold our wobbling je … continue reading

Dark Agendas

Dark Agendas
If you only knew how much this warming weather has been a blessing for those who've been hunkering down these past weeks. Nearly everyone I spoke with today mentioned how much they've learned to hate winter all over again, and mostly due to our not h … continue reading

New Listing... 647 9th NE Mason City

647 9th NE Mason City
MLS:
210070
Price:
$ 173500
Your search has ended…the home you’ve been waiting for is here, so call now. This meticulously maintained 4 bedroom located close toEast Park and swimming pool offers everything you’ … view the listing

Dead Streets

Dead Streets
We're finally moving out of the frigid zone and into what a real February is supposed to be like. I could already tell how this warming trend has positively affected the mindsets of our general public as they were exhibiting better attitudes compared … continue reading

Toxic Individualism

Toxic Individualism
After last night, let's hope we'll not awaken and find any more double digit-below zero temperatures the remainder of this winter. In spite of our hardships, we should all be eternally thankful we're not living in Texas where there've been thousands … continue reading