They were right


For as many times as the weather people are wrong, it is with great sorrow that this time they were right…

Oregon’s longest stretch of dry weather has ended…

Needless-to-say, I’m REALLY sad!

Beautiful Blue Skies


The Oregon skies are just beautiful today! These pictures are SOOC (straight out of camera; except for the annotations). I used my iPhone 3GS for these, so they’re not the greatest, but I sure love how pretty the sky is today and just had to share.

I took this one just as I was . . . → Read More: Beautiful Blue Skies

She’s at it again

Thought of the day… “Weather is a great metaphor for life – sometimes it’s good, sometimes it’s bad, and there’s nothing much you can do about it but carry an umbrella.” -Terri Guillemets

Mother Nature is at it again… Look at a what 16 minutes difference meant this morning…

Check out this rapid temperature . . . → Read More: She’s at it again


Thought of the Day… “What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset.” -Crowfoot, Native American Blackfoot warrior and orator

This morning on my . . . → Read More: Fireflies


Thought of the day… “As we grow old… the beauty steals inward.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

I had originally planned [hoped] that I would post about The Offspring’s softball team winning their rain-rescheduled game. Unfortunately they didn’t win. They play again tonight and Friday. My understanding is that if they win at least one . . . → Read More: Stumped

Summer is just around the corner

Thought of the Day… Make all you can, save all you can, give all you can. -John Wesley (1703-1791)

As I mentioned last week, the Pacific Northwest weather is behaving like “usual”… beautiful one minute, miserable the next. This is the case with our May weather. Mother Nature isn’t sure she’s ready to give . . . → Read More: Summer is just around the corner