Tag Archives: Colorado

Holy Hailstorm!

Most people associate Colorado weather with cold, snow blowing and blizzards that can shut down our Denver airport for distressingly long periods of time, especially during the holiday rush.  But, here in Colorado we can’t escape that winter-like weather even … Continue reading

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Thank You

I just passed 100 posts on WordPress and I thought that it was time to take a few minutes to say  “Thank You”  for things that have happened over the last year. ♦ Thank you for all who read my posts, … Continue reading

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A Flood of Emotion

We are getting to the end of a very stressful week in Colorado.  The news reports went from a stationary front to a biblical rain to a 100, then 500 then 1000 year flood.  The flooding is still unfolding as … Continue reading

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May Day! May Day!

I didn’t think I would be writing about this.  I didn’t want to be writing about this.  But, the Groundhog Day nightmare continues.  I said in my last blog that Tuesday, April 30th was going to be our last chance to … Continue reading

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Stuck In Groundhog Day

Remember that movie Groundhog Day?  You know, it’s the one where Bill Murray, after a freak snow storm, gets stuck in Punxsutawney, PA reliving groundhog day over and over and over again. Colorado has fallen into that alternate universe of … Continue reading

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Broken Hearts

Thoughts and prayers to the victims and their families.

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The Sounds of Summer

It’s only been summer for a week, but we’re deep in the throes of it.  In my part of the country the temperatures have been blistering. We have had 100 degrees or more for the past five days with humidity … Continue reading

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Nature Has The Last Word

It is hard to blog about anything other than the story that is dominating our news.  I live in a part of the country that is on fire, a hot, dry and devastating start to what could be a long … Continue reading

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Living Small

This has come up a number of times in the last few months.  At a party with the neighbors, at my book club and while out with friends, the question about downsizing seems to be a hot topic.  My daughter … Continue reading

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