Within seconds of Mark and his lovely assistant (who just happens to be our daughter!) peeking under the accelerator pedal in the truck, the dilemma of the secret code “reduced engine power” became obvious! There were broken wires! Mark had explained to me that there are actually a pair of these devices and when one malfunctions, the [...]
Not very much has happened since my last post. The day I wrote that, Mark received an email from a senator advising constituents to stay at home as the weather was so bitterly cold. There were all kinds of warnings and advisories on weather sites. It really was very cold and truth be told, [...]
Yousers! The wind outside has been tremendously noisy yesterday and thus far today! The trees are swaying and there are big branches everywhere! I guess this is one way to prune back trees! I got up this morning much later than usual. I was awakened at 3:30 by a young person who was concerned I [...]
It is sooo cold outside! This is a good time to check on the elderly to make sure they are warm and safe inside their homes. It is also important to make sure our pets are warm and have plenty of water to drink. It has been so very cold at our house all day. [...]
When I was little, I remember we used to drive around the streets of my hometown, looking at the pretty Christmas lights. I still enjoy looking at lights, although I guess a lot of displays have become more complex than just stringing lights on coniferous trees or highlighting one’s house. And so, this particular display [...]
I just went outside…. Wow! Sure is pretty!!!
Are you getting the same feeling as I am….that last year seemed to fly away like the bird in the photo above? It doesn’t feel possible that a whole new year has approached us and is lying ahead! We went to the magical place yesterday to feed the brave birds that came to us. Brave? [...]