Tag: New World

Go Out and Patronize

Go Out and Patronize
Oh how wonderful it was to see the sun shining today! I was beginning to think Mother Nature placed some sort of rain curse on us for something we did or didn't do. I couldn't believe how high the Win … continue reading

They Were Made Believers

They Were Made Believers
The first thing I had to do this morning was to contact several people to get some documents corrected.  For the strangest reason, I had a "feeling" there was something wrong, and wouldn't you know i … continue reading

Nasty Chiggers

Nasty Chiggers
I was a bit surprised we didn't get rain last night, but that's fine by me because I think we've had enough for a while. With the wind having changed directions and now coming from the north, I don't … continue reading

The Acts of a Few

The Acts of a Few
These dark and rainy days are getting to be rather annoying to the point where it's almost like the movie "Ground Hog Day", and you can be sure the temperaments of the general public has been reflecti … continue reading

Wandering Shamelessly About

Wandering Shamelessly About
Another super-sultry day came and went, and you can believe I was staying out of it as much as possible.  While speaking with one of our teachers today, she mentioned how the students were acting up … continue reading

A Pour-Over

A Pour-Over
Today's heavy rains came rather unexpectedly along with the amount received.  I guess we should consider ourselves lucky after hearing how much the Twin Cities received as well as today's news that A … continue reading

In Case of Emergency

In Case of Emergency
While in conversation today with an elderly client, she veered off the subject and mentioned how much she hates dark gray days like this because they pull her down if she doesn't keep busy, which is w … continue reading

In Restraints

In Restraints
Oh how I wish the remaining days of this year were like the one that just occurred.  There's no doubt the hurricane out East had an effect on our weather patterns here in North Iowa.  It was unfortu … continue reading

Privy to Business

Privy to Business
It was a typical Monday morning with phone calls to return, and correspondence to get out both via email and the post, and in spite of the interruptions, I was able to get more accomplished than I'd e … continue reading

Without Fork or Spoon

Without Fork or Spoon
I'd say this week went flying by with there being only four real work days for most, and when looking back at it, I'd say there were five days squeezed into four, and yes, we've been blessed with very … continue reading