Category Archives: Holidays

Where is Peter Pumpkin Eater When You Need Him?

It’s been an up and down week here in CO. Kathy has been sick with a cold, so that’s bad, but my jury duty (on Friday, no less) was cancelled, so that was good! The weather has been cooperative, so … Continue reading

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Dressing for Excess

We had a crazy little storm last night. It started about 8 p.m., with flashes of lightening, cracks of thunder, and then it proceeded to hail! The temperature was 45 degrees, so we have no idea how all of that … Continue reading

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Bunnykins

It’s time for our annual Easter Eggstravaganza, and for once Mother Nature is going to cooperate. I don’t know how often you see cute kiddies in their Easter finery at an Easter Egg hunt shivering in 6 inches of snow, … Continue reading

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“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times …

… it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of light, it was the season of darkness, it was the … Continue reading

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Tree-ed Off

Here we are in the home stretch. Hope your tree is decorated, your cookies are frosted, and the gifts are wrapped as best they can be. In our house we have forgone the bows due to the presence of the … Continue reading

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’Tis the Season

Well, here we are dashing into December. Time to break out the tinsel and the lack of Christmas taste that become our blog posts every year around this time, but first a little story. Deb and I have been friends … Continue reading

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Hallo-Winners?

Quick update our our fire situation. We had 14 inches of snow in Ft. Collins this weekend and even more fell on the two main wildfires. We are not out of the woods yet, but progress has been made. I … Continue reading

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Have You Come to Sing Pumpkin Carols?

The two month holiday season is gearing up; fortunately, it starts with our favorite holiday, Halloween. I’m really bummed that networks aren’t showing, It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown this year! I’m sure I can stream it from somewhere, and … Continue reading

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Melting Like a Popsicle on the 4th of July

I just looked at the weather forecast for the next 10 days; the good news is that one day it’s only going to be 89°F.  That might be offset by the day that we’re going to see 99°F.  It isn’t … Continue reading

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We Keep A-Hoppin’ Along

I’ve been enjoying all of my bulbs just a bit too loudly.  Mother Nature must have heard me because it’s going to be snowing on Easter with a low of 13°F.  I’m so glad that I’ve been procrastinating about uncovering … Continue reading

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