Tag: New World

You Know the Rest of the Story

You Know the Rest of the Story
Another bitterly cold day happened again, but hopefully after this weekend, we'll be back to more tolerable temperatures. The yo-yoing will return again tomorrow when finding it 10+ degrees blow zero … continue reading

Talking to One of Their Relatives

Talking to One of Their Relatives
As much as I empathize with those many millions of people living in that 2,000 mile belt of the winter storm moving across our United States, I'm certainly glad we dodged the bullet on that one due to … continue reading

But Rather a Bloated Village

But Rather a Bloated Village
Our temps didn't get as high as predicted, but at least the wind wasn't blowing which made for a more pleasant day to be outdoors. It looks like our weather is going to be yo-yoing again this week, so … continue reading

Certain He’d Won a Pile of Dough

Certain He’d Won a Pile of Dough
So much for the short reprieve from old man winter when finding the wind blowing from the north again, and our temps hovering around zero this morning. I did see where we're supposed to have a few day … continue reading

Negative Reviews on Google

Negative Reviews on Google
It was a pleasant day once the sun climbed high enough to get our temps up to where it was bearable outdoors, and as we draw closer to the winter solstice, a person can really tell how few daylight ho … continue reading

1910 S. Georgia Ave., Mason City, IA

1910 S. Georgia Ave., Mason City, IA
Thank goodness the wind went down in the night which meant we didn't have to deal with those horrible wind tunnels in the Downtown again today. I was holding my breath when seeing the light snow flurr … continue reading

809 – 6th Place SE, Mason City, Iowa

809 – 6th Place SE, Mason City, Iowa
We can keep these mild December days coming until January 1st, and then it can start warming up. Oops, I shouldn't be saying that because we all know many of our trees and shrubs must have a certain n … continue reading

A Little Howling at the Beaver

A Little Howling at the Beaver
I was up and out earlier this morning, and the reason being my need to get some sold signs picked up, a vacant home checked on, and another trip to the gas station for a fill-up. I dare say it's been … continue reading

Our Global Grain Reserves are Diminished

Our Global Grain Reserves are Diminished
I thought with it being Veterans Day, my work day would be slower and quieter, but for some reason, it was pretty normal all the way round with the exception of our government offices being closed. Wh … continue reading

Until the Showings Start Dropping

Until the Showings Start Dropping
From the crack of dawn, our day was filled with gloomy gray skies, and when the predicted rain did arrive, I was beginning to feel as though I was suddenly transported onto a movie set created for one … continue reading