Category Archives: weather

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.

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

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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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A letter to Summer…

Dearest Summer: Is there anything we can say, or do, to get you to postpone your departure?   It’s been so wonderful having you with us.  We hate to see you go.  Memories of your beauty are already forming in … Continue reading

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Sunny day…

When Melanie was here, we walked out of a store and I closed my eyes and took a deep breath, delighting in the warm sunny day.  She lives in Florida and there’s no way to describe how wonderful the sun … Continue reading

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