Category Archives: weather

Hindsight is 20/200

All this scary weather coming through in the middle of the night reminded me of when I was growing up. In my parents’ house the kids’ bedrooms were upstairs. If there was a bad thunderstorm, my mom would come wake us up … Continue reading

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Crying For Me

A year ago tomorrow I woke up early, looking forward to the LSU vs. Alabama game. The crisp fall air made it the perfect day for gumbo and by noon I had nearly passed out from anticipation. This year it’s hot … Continue reading

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Ugly Wins

“Ugly Win.” I heard that a lot this weekend. I guess an ugly win is where instead of the smooth ride you expected, you get a much more difficult battle, but due to outstanding talent, magnanimous turnovers, or sheer good … Continue reading

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August At Last

This morning the sun stayed hidded behind puffy gray clouds, which meant that the temperature was a balmy 75 degrees. The humidity was approximately 110%, making the heat index a reasonable 98 at 7 am.  Perfect for weeding the flowerbeds. Well, okay. … Continue reading

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The End of the Line

Sat around visiting with my peeps this afternoon.  We discussed reading the Declaration of Independance, but a fudge-brownie haze dulled our motivation, so we didn’t. Maybe next year. My sister needed to be filled in on all the big news from last … Continue reading

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Be Prepared In Advance

No kidding, right? This is the title of an article on The Weather Channel. The sad part is that it’s written by someone who should be knowledgable in the use of the English language. Here’s the link to the article by … Continue reading

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You know that song, “Blame it on the Rain?” Well, I’m blaming it on the sun. Maybe it the solar flares, or spring fever, but either way, I just couldn’t concentrate today. How many gorgeous spring days had I frittered away whilst … Continue reading

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