Category Archives: Woburn

Life is Tough, and It’s Tougher When You’re Stupid!

“I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices suddenly cried out in terror and were suddenly silenced. I fear something terrible has happened.”   —  Obi-Wan Beenobi I was sitting out on our deck last Thursday … Continue reading

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Goodnight, Irene…

 Hurricane Irene got more advanced billing than any visiting celebrity in recent memory.  We were hearing about the coming of Irene for over a week before she finally made her grand entrance into New England on Sunday, 28 August 2011.  … 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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Its Finally Looking A Lot Like Winter (All Around the Town)

NOW its winter!  We finally had a seriously serious snow storm, dumping 19-22 inches of snow at the Family TreeHouse. We got 12-15 inches a day or two after Christmas, enough for me to break out the Man-Toy (the 11.5-HP-28-inches-wide Ariens … Continue reading

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The Grill Is [NOT] Gone… The Grill Is Back!

A quick update – all critical parts have been delivered and installed, and the grill is working well (not perfectly though, there are still a few parts to replace; the combustion chambers that pass the ignited gas from burner to … Continue reading

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Birthday Dinner at La Stanza Diva

Dinner out at a GREAT Italian restaurant in Woburn Continue reading

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