Tag: North Iowa

He’s Grooming His Son

He’s Grooming His Son
As much as I don't like gray days, the gentle rain was a welcome sight because we need as much of this type we can get where they're slow and easy which allows for more soil absorption than the normal … continue reading

Pleasantly Memorable 2022 Easter

Pleasantly Memorable 2022 Easter
It was certainly a much more endurable day today than yesterday, and definitely due to the fact the wind wasn't blowing freezing air on us. Yes, we did have a light wind blowing from an east/southeast … continue reading

Plugged-into the Happenings

Plugged-into the Happenings
There was a heavier dusting of snow than I was expecting this morning, but at least I did have time to get it all shoveled before my full day began. At least the sun was shining and the wind wasn't bl … continue reading

It’s a Greater Key to Success

It’s a Greater Key to Success
Another below zero morning arrived, so yours truly donned my extra layer of clothing which seems to be those ever-ready items to grab before heading out the door. The light dusting of snow we received … continue reading

Books are Like Imprisoned Souls

Books are Like Imprisoned Souls
You can bet I wasn't liking this morning's minus seven below zero, but at least the strong wind of last night did lower itself down to not much more than a whisper. We're fast approaching the middle o … continue reading

Snow’s back on our Menu

Snow’s back on our Menu
Another chilly-gray day arrived again, and it looks like tomorrow's going to be a clone of today. As much as I normally despise the month of November, I'm very thankful we haven't had any snow accumul … continue reading

What goes Wrong when You have a 100%

What goes Wrong when You have a 100%
Once the high clouds disappeared this morning, we had another absolutely gorgeous September day which I tried to enjoy as much as I could with it being the first working day after a holiday.My mor … continue reading

Politically Androgynous

Politically Androgynous
On my way to office this morning, I got a good glimpse of how our smoke-filled air affects the color of the rising sun, because it was about as red as a ripe tangerine at sunrise. It was quite beautif … continue reading

Book Smart

Book Smart
Without a doubt, I'd say this morning's below zero temperatures, combined with the strong winds accompanying it, was the most torturing of winter days thus far this season. After having only shoveled … continue reading

Ripped Down

Ripped Down
Oh how I wished it was the brightest of sunny days today, and simply because these heavy gray skies were reminding me of yesterday's happenings on Capitol Hill. As much as wanted it being a bad night' … continue reading