Monthly Archives: December 2010

In which I suck at blogging, and so distract you with two photos

There’s been a lot of snow lately. We’re an inch and a half or so from breaking some sort of record for December snowfall. I’m a competitive sort, but I’d rather not win this one thank you very much. And … Continue reading

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Carmen, the southern belle of a dog

This is Carmen the dog’s second winter in upstate NY. I should probably amend that… This coming winter will be her second. Sigh. Winter, alas, is here. Early, and often. Seems like just last week Harry the letter-carrier was delivering … Continue reading

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Getting serious

Yesterday morning I took Kate to her skating lesson. She’s not a serious skater, but she is taking lessons to become more comfortable on skates and ice. While she was practicing her crossovers and glides before class, I started reading … Continue reading

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Bright beginnings

Yesterday ended with snow. Not much, but the heavy and wet kind followed by a freezing cold night. Today began with sunshine and those wonderful bright blue shadows you can only find on sunny, fresh snow mornings. I ran some … Continue reading

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