Category Archives: Snow and Ice

Six degrees of temperature (Fahrenheit)

I expected it to be cold this morning and it definitely was. I almost decided to forego a walk to the corner with Stewie, but gave in at the last minute. Most of the walk was in the street, the … Continue reading

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Wet sidewalks, a glimpse of spring

This is the first winter I have managed to get through dog walking. I had always, in the past, stopped when the weather got icy and difficult. This year I decided to walk as much as possible, only stopping when … Continue reading

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Clean your sidewalks, Deerfield!

Now that I am taking the time to dog walk, I am dismayed by the lack of safety in Deerfield. It used to be that the sidewalks were always cleaned by the village, little tractors hitting the trails, cleaning the … Continue reading

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Zero?

Okay, so it is not zero degrees but with the wind chill my understanding is that it is actually way below zero. I resisted the impulse to go out and clean the snow last night (Monday), it was falling down … Continue reading

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On Koerner Pond

The pond that the boys put in at our yard transitioning point has been around for a long time now. We dismantled the wooden swing set, gave it away, and they guys dug a pond and put in a liner … Continue reading

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