Snow and Ice Because Winter Ain’t Done Yet

We had quite a bit of snow recently, and once my work declared a snow day I retrieved my shovel and went trotting outside to help.  Not even three shovelfuls of snow, and my husband shooed me back into the house. So I went out the other door and started again.   When we got close … Continue reading Snow and Ice Because Winter Ain’t Done Yet

Let’s Talk About Tornadoes and This Sudden Abundance of Them

(And my irrational or possibly rational fear of them.) I grew up in Texas from 2nd - 6th grade, before I moved to Wisconsin.  Texas is a wonderful place.  It has amazing food.  Amazing people. Amazing weather. It's part of Tornado Alley. And thus, there are Tornadoes.  (Is this right?  Spell check insists that it … Continue reading Let’s Talk About Tornadoes and This Sudden Abundance of Them