We’re supposed to have our first significant snow fall of the winter this weekend and we are not ready for it. It was just last week that we were running in the park in short sleeves (or at least I was). I’ve made sure our cars are ready for the winter and converted our door power equipment to snow removal mode. But, mentally, I’m not ready for snow. ‘Cause if its snowing in December, it will probably snow a lot before the winter is over. Obviously, we’ll service. But, we still won’t like it. Anyway, have a great weekend.
Because of the technical difficulties with our camera during this week’s photo session, I had to reach into the way back machine for today’s photograph. Fortunately, I didn’t need to reach back very far. This picture is from a week ago. I just upgraded to the latest version of PaintShop Pro so I had to re-configure my workspace since the everything reverted to the to the defaults. We hope that you didn’t have to work and were able to relax and enjoy the day. Have a great second half of the long weekend.
I do not think that I will be catching up on yardwork this weekend. The weather forecast calls for heavy rains on Saturday followed by near- freezing to below-freezing temperatures on Sunday. I’d like to say that we’ll be inside by the fireplace most of both days. Unfortunately, we’ve got outside chores to do that will keep us busy for many, many hours. And, unlike The Wife, I am not on vacation all next week. I mostly like to use my vacation when the weather is nice. But, that doesn’t mean that I’m not slightly jealous of The Wife who gets more vacation than I do. Stay warm, stay dry and have a great weekend.
We’re slowly adjusting to the time change; but, the lack of light when we get off from work makes it harder. It just seems later (and mildly depressing) when it’s too dark to do much of anything outside in the … Continue reading
I just upgraded all of our PCs to the latest version of Windows. Our primary computer took a long time; but everything seems to be working. (Except for one unusual error message.) Of course, I see that an update to … Continue reading
Sunday wasn’t bad; mostly because The Wife and I were at the end of a short vacation. But I have been struggling all week with the time change. It’s easy to set the clock in an electronic device. Unfortunately for us, our internal clocks aren’t as easy to change. Hopefully we’ll be better adjusted next week. Until then, have a great weekend.
It’s good to be back to our normal schedule. Hopefully we won’t have any more problems. We always think of all of our equipment as newer. However, everything is reaching the point where replacement is starting to be something for … Continue reading
Update: Our heat is “working” which means that the house is normal winter temperature but nothing was really fixed. Every suspect part tested OK when the service man was here so there was nothing to repair or replace. Apparently, the … Continue reading
Sadly, winter is finally here. Sleet and snow are forecast for tomorrow with a chance of a cold rain on Sunday. I’ll be outside some; but, I won’t be having as much fun as I would if it was warmer. Typical late October weather. We were just hoping for another week (or too) of unseasonably warm temperatures. I think we’ll be inside drinking hot apple cider by the fire place a lot in the near future. Stay warm.