Category Archives: weather

Coming home…

Debbie and family are coming home from South Beach, FL today, where it is currently 80 degrees and SUNNY!  They are coming home to 39 degrees, never-ending GRAY skies and RAIN.  Maybe we will move after this.  We are truly … Continue reading

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How dark is it????

It’s so dark outside that the solar powered plastic dancing flower that is in the WESTERN window of my kitchen is barely moving her leaves.  THAT”S how dark it is…AGAIN.  Do NOT move here if you enjoy nice weather, sunny … Continue reading

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Okay, so…

When it says 100% rain, on the weather app, there’s really no place to go after that.  It’s raining.  No leeway.  Yesterday it was 75 and sunny which means that all of us who are sun starved, had a moment … Continue reading

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It snowed…pretty…hope it melts fast:)

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50 shades of gray…the sky over Chicago…terrible sunless January

My cousin called and said this has been the second darkest January since the late 1800’s. Blah.  A friend of mine sent me two gorgeous sun catchers and I haven’t been able to see them shine and glitter yet. https://www.dnainfo.com/chicago/20170126/downtown/chicagos-only-had-5-days-of-sunny-weather-this-month

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Climate change…the world…from Astronomy Picture of the Day

http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/astropix.html

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Chicago’s weatherpeople…

The weather in Chicago is incredibly UNPREDICTABLE, so why do we pay weather people millions of dollars in salaries to PREDICT the weather?  Ninety nine percent of the time they are wrong.  Where else could anyone get an extremely high … Continue reading

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