Tag Archives: Lake effect

When Tylenol just wouldn’t be enough

It started a week ago Sunday with rosy cheeks. We had a crackling fire in the fireplace and Maddie had camped herself next to it to do her homework. When I saw her rosy cheeks a little later, I wanted … Continue reading

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If only

If only I had not grown up in the snowbelt of Western NY and was afraid of driving when the weather forecast called for 3-6″ of fresh snow to fall in four hours. If only I had not allowed my … Continue reading

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Winter wonderland (in April)

I love the¬†old-school Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer movie. It’s the sort of claymation one with Herby the elf that wanted to be a dentist and Yukon Cornelius. (I happen to think that Yukon has some of the best lines … Continue reading

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Going home again (plus a little truth thrown in)

It didn’t seem like it would work out this time. I wanted to head back for a visit with my family, but things just kept popping up as a stumbling block – things to do, softball practice to attend, dog/mules … Continue reading

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Lake effect

I laid in bed overnight listening to the rain come down all night long. Since Curt’s job is weather¬†dependent, we both got up at his usual 3:30 time and I flipped on the Weather Channel while he got ready. I … Continue reading

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