Category Archives: New Hampshire

Stuff – more stuff…

A friend sent a card saying Retired People are happiest cuz they can sleep in on Mondays. Still not sleeping in but – enjoying the quiet time. Yup.     It was balmy today and so, guess what Moffett did? … Continue reading

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Two weeks of retirement…

Cheers! Our last day at St. Charles was Thursday, December 28. Our last official day. Our replacement is still learning the ropes and so – we’ve gone back in to work with her and make sure she’s comfortable. And Moffett … Continue reading

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October up here on the hill…

First – I’m delighted to write that it hasn’t snowed yet. In fact, most of October was quite pleasant weather wise. And although our leaves weren’t as “peep worthy” as past years, the tourists were here and even I continue … Continue reading

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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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