The robins are back. The redwing blackbirds returned today. But there is still snow on the ground, and I am still wearing my down coat, and down gloves, and a wool hat. The temps are not going above 40 degrees for the foreseeable future. The lake is still frozen. Everyone is talking about it. Everyone … Continue reading The Top 10 Reasons I Am Grateful It Is Still Winter in March
G headed to Wilmington, North Carolina this morning with her team to try to play softball. Today is also her birthday. (She is 47 today. Happy Birthday, honey!) She almost always spends her birthday on the road with her team. She'll be home by St. Patrick's Day though, and then we'll celebrate her birthday in … Continue reading Spring break, Day 1. Boomer and I adjust.
This has been a very long winter. But surprisingly, I am okay. I am not great, but I am fine. On a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being overjoyed and 1 being suicidal, I have maintained a solid 7 all winter. This is huge. (This is weird.) This is what has helped. Vitamin … Continue reading How I am surviving this hellish winter