Tag: Mason City

Out of that Storm’s Path

Out of that Storm’s Path
It was quite the whirlwind day, and I dare say I was out of my office more than in to the point where I don't think the engine of my vehicle ever had time to cool off.  Of course the first thing I ha … continue reading

341 S. Carolina Avenue

341 S. Carolina Avenue
It was wonderful to have the sun out since it was in the low teens when I arrived at the office this morning.  Unfortunately it looks like we're going to have snow coming our way the end of this week … continue reading

Temporal Exhaustion

Temporal Exhaustion
At least it was ten degrees warmer this morning than it was yesterday which was a positive thing.  Most of us have already forgotten how nearly every winter when it's very cold and all the drier indo … continue reading

Celeriac

Celeriac
You all may be thinking I'm beating the subject of our weather to death, but I just can't get over how pleasant it's been for the first half of January.  I've been telling everyone to savor every mom … continue reading

Mud-wrestling Contest

Mud-wrestling Contest
We absolutely couldn't have had a better day for the 3rd of January.  It was actually in the high 40's each time I looked at the thermometer, yet later on, someone said it even got up to 50 degrees. … continue reading

Questionable Characters

In spite of the temperature not being all that cold, it was pretty darned chilly outdoors today, and we can blame the wind for making it feel all the colder.  Thank goodness I dressed all the warmer … continue reading

Your Hidden Sanctuary

Your Hidden Sanctuary
Today was a bit quirky for me from the get go due to my not having paid pre-Christmas visits to some near and dear ones which I should have done days ago, but at least I got my act together, made some … continue reading

A Terrible Shame

A Terrible Shame
So here we are again at the crossroads of nature's yearly tug-of-war between night and day.  With this being the day where we have the least amount of daylight during the entire year, beginning tomor … continue reading

Tastefully Tailored

Tastefully Tailored
With the day so dark and windy, I figured I'd take a drive to a church service early this morning.  After having been caught by a train stopped at a crossing, I had to drive all the farther to get ar … continue reading

Strong, Stately, and Enduring

Strong, Stately, and Enduring
Fortunately I managed to get up to Lake Mills and then over to Northwood this morning in a timely fashion to where I made it back to Mason City just about the hour I'd expected.My first stop was a … continue reading