Tag: Winter

A Very Merry 2020

A Very Merry 2020
If it wasn't fit for man nor beast outside this morning, I'd say only if we had penguins living in North Iowa. What an un-welcome mat for Christmas Eve. I sure hope all our travelers are being all the … continue reading

Personal Tests

Personal Tests
Our weather sure took a turn for the worst when the wind changed directions and began picking up speed. With it blowing so hard, it's feeling all the more like an Alberta Clipper on its way thru North … continue reading

Siberian Sightings

Siberian Sightings
My desire to get all the shoveling done as early as possible, ended up being quite fortuitous when finding the temps continuing to drop as I was nearing the end of my extended marathon of snow removal … continue reading

The First Snow

The First Snow
You can believe I was exceptionally disgusted when seeing we had snow on the ground early this morning. Ugh! This is something we normally start finding the week around Thanksgiving, and most times th … continue reading

Kitchen Sink

Kitchen Sink
I'm going to consider this month having come in like a lion today so it'll go out like a lamb when it's over.  Thank goodness we're not supposed to get the amount of snow that was predicted several d … continue reading

Frost Build Up

Frost Build Up
It may sound like a broken record when speaking about these cold days, but don't you think we've endured enough of them?  Someone mentioned something about another possible four to six inches on the … continue reading

More Stupid

More Stupid
As was expected, this morning was a beast with the amount of snow that had to be moved.  It wouldn't have been so bad if it weren't so biting cold which prompted me to put more layers of clothes on j … continue reading

Vibrant Reds

Vibrant Reds
There's no question the main topic of conversation today has been this nasty blizzard that began around 10:00 pm last evening.  Every time I was awakened in the night from the sound of the wind blowi … continue reading

What Tickles Me

What Tickles Me
It was quite the hectic day with appointments and drop-ins.  I think people were out and about getting everything they wanted accomplished while the sun was shining before the storm arrives.  The na … continue reading

Don’t Think Love

Don’t Think Love
Another day in snowy North Iowa  arrived with all the more to be shoveled.  Thank goodness I was proactive about keeping at it yesterday while it was coming down.  The cold was biting until the sun … continue reading