Category Archives: New Hampshire

The “S” Word

Nope, hasn’t snowed yet. I’m sure it will do that, soon. But for now – no snow. It’s in the forecast for Saturday night. That can change, you know. Really. We probably need to mow the yard one more time. … Continue reading

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The Gardener in Me…

Most of the snow is gone – there are still patches and the local parking lots still have short mountains of dirty snow. Dad was the gardener in our family. Out in the yard every evening, pulling weeds and encouraging … Continue reading

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Perfect Day for Leaf Peeping!

Headed north today for some leaf peeping!

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Slimed?

Remember the Nickelodeon show where kids got slimed? Part of our yard got slimed today! It’s hydro seed. We may have a done yard before the snow starts falling! Hopefully, we won’t have to water. I don’t think we own … Continue reading

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Spring, finally!

The wildflower area, planted last fall, was uncovered this week. It’s really exciting! A local landscaping company did the planting after we’d had some “good dirt” delivered. And then it remained covered for the winter and most of spring. As … Continue reading

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Yup – More Snow!

Snowed again this week… Our new screen porch looked like a scene from Dr. Zhivago with snow drifting over and around the porch furniture. Shoveling (not that I did it…) a screen porch isn’t easy. Moffett had to open the … Continue reading

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It wasn’t the vent pipe

We’ve had a smelly house for a couple of weeks. Yes, it stunk. The plumber came. He cleared snow from the vent pipe. It worked, that day. It still stunk. The plumber came again. He installed some sort of air … Continue reading

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The Weekend

Yes, we had a whole lot of snow. Officially, the weather people said 14.5 inches. Unofficially, our plow guy said he thought we had about 19 inches. It was pretty windy and we actually had a few spots on the … Continue reading

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Frozen vent pipe?

I wrote this – There’s Pond Hockey and the Ice Fishing Derby coming up and… they need ice – on the 12th of January. We now have ice, in fact if you stand outside for a few minutes you could easily … Continue reading

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Next week…

Tomorrow, Monday, the electrician will be back (I hope…) to finish his stuff. Tomorrow, Monday, a local landscaper will be here to do the wildflower area at the driveway entrance. Tomorrow, Monday, we have someone coming to look at the bathrooms to … Continue reading

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