Hello and Welcome! Come on in and I’ll get a you a nice large mug of a very strong French Roast, a cuppa tea or other morning appropriate beverage. Perhaps if you are here a little later in the day I can clear some snow off of the picnic table and we can enjoy our beverages outside. I am not joking! You may notice the kids outside playing in the snow in shorts and t-shirts….I’ll talk about it in a few minutes. Of course, you may be curious where there is snow on the ground yet everyone is in short sleeves. Some of you out there may recognize the McDonald’s Pub mug as meaning that we are in New Hampshire today.
It has been an odd week. I started off on Cape Cod, where I had a wonderful weekend. In fact, I wrote about my Saturday for my Weekly Smile this week and about the sunny, warm weather for my last week’s Smile Reminder. But we were in for a surprise because it got even warmer. Yesterday topped off at 74 F/23 C! Do you remember me talking about a series of snow storms a few weeks back? We received well over 3 feet (over a meter) of snow in a little over a week. A lot of that is still around. OK, quite a bit is gone, of course, but it is still surprising to see fields filled with snow, or huge piles here and there while feeling so warm and seeing the kids dressed for summer. Continue reading