Category Archives: Winter

Oh, I’m A Lumberjack and I’m Okay…

…to the tune of… We have 2.6 acres of land at the house up in Maine, with a LOT of trees, so I acquired a refurbished Homelite ZR10568 42cc 16-Inch Gas Chain Saw a few years ago for use up … Continue reading

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We Survived Juno Unscathed…

We survived Winter Storm Juno – a.k.a. The Blizzard of 2015 – unscathed (in 2012 The Weather Channel [TWC] started coining names for winter storms, a la NWS’ hurricane names).  It was fairly unimpressive in Woburn.  There was a lot of … Continue reading

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We’re Sorry, The Betty Ford Holiday Recovery Center Has No Vacancies

Welcome to 2012.  If you’re reading this, then the assumption is that you’ve survived the “season” with at least a few nerves still functioning and did not melt into apoplexy by the time the ball reached the bottom in Times … Continue reading

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The First False Hope

Snow Melt Being a New Englander, I should know by now how cruel Mother Nature can be this time of year.  As February fades and March blows in on an icy wind, true New Englanders finally start to tire of … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For!

This is turning out to be a winter for the recordbooks!  The all-time Boston area total snowfall record for one season is 107.6 inches (at Logan Airport) for the 1995-1996 season.  Now a snow season in these parts is fairly … Continue reading

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