Category Archives: Seasons

Teddy the Porcupine Eating a Frozen Banana

It’s hot out there today folks! The heat wave continues… I just heard our temperature—96 degrees with a heat index of 109.  And I believe it. Teddy knows how to stay cool on hot days.  I love this porcupine! Gail ♥

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Hot July Days

It’s hot here in the southeast.  Typical weather for us this time of year in good ole Tennessee.  The kind of hot and humid weather where I painstakingly use a curling iron on my hair for a little body, only … Continue reading

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Books I’m Reading This Summer

  I went through the bookshelves a few days ago and picked some selections for summer reading.  I’m still trying to stick to my goal of 4 books a month but threw in a couple of extras because I’m feeling … Continue reading

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Bleak Midwinter Days

“I can’t seem to warm up today,” I told my husband for what must have been the umpteenth time since yesterday as I made myself a second cup of hot tea for the day.  Our winter here in the southeast … Continue reading

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Halloween Crazy

My cell phone rang the other night when I was out for my walk.  It was my oldest grown son, calling home to chat with his mother.  “Hello” I answered. “Hi, Mom, have you gone Halloween crazy yet?”  Ah, this … Continue reading

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Summer

This post is in response to the WordPress one word daily prompt: Summer Ah…… summer.  This seems to be the year for Hydrangeas which always scream summer for me.  Ours are in full bloom and never looked prettier.  Isn’t it … Continue reading

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A Stroll Through the Woods in Late October

I enjoy walking in the woods anytime, but especially in autumn when the leaves are changing.  Autumn seems late in these parts and there isn’t as much color for this time of year–not many reds that I’ve seen so far– … Continue reading

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