Tag Archives: snow

I’ve seen pink snow

Feather-light pink flakes swirled in front of my windshield. I considered the situation carefully: the DC metro region has had its share of snow and hail in the last couple of weeks. More bad weather is forecast from Wednesday but … Continue reading

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Changeable Out

Yesterday it was 55 degrees. The Rook and I sat outside to eat breakfast and took a walk on the beach without coats. Today it snowed. The pink sky pictures were taken on the way to work at sunrise last … Continue reading

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Itchy Ankle under ice

Sometimes it is hard to see the beauty in your own life and it helps to have a friend point it out. I am indebted to Spud Hughes who took most of the pictures below for letting me see just … Continue reading

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Slippery when Wet

Dear The Crone, Joe and I kept conversation to a bare minimum during our short marriage of inconvenience. As far as I know he wasn’t Scottish, the topic of curling never came up and DBLW doesn’t stock curling apparel. Gosh, … Continue reading

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Snowmen are so old school…

What YOU need is a snow sofa.  This one was built by the Crone’s next door neighbors, young men with big biceps and a strong artistic bent

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Bright ideas for Doris Brazil

Dear Ms Brazil, Thank you for your kind note last week. I am sorry it has taken me so long to respond, but, as you may have heard, things have been rather trying on this side of the Atlantic, what with … Continue reading

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No longer a shut-in

Within the last hour, a salt truck and a snow plow have made it down 17th street, promptly followed by a Fed Ex van, so normal life seems to be slowly returning to the big city. Perhaps the federal government … Continue reading

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Little House on the Prairie

It sounds insane to say it, but it’s absolutely true. The Crone feels like Ma from Little House on the Prairie. She is allegedly a busy executive with a fashionable pied a terre close to the center of the nation’s capital but … Continue reading

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Snow Watch-continued

These photos were taken yesterday when the Crone ventured out for a three-block constitutional. The main number streets have been plowed/ploughed but a lot of the letter streets are still completely impassable. If you look carefully, you can see the … Continue reading

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Responsible adult

The Crone’s son called this evening. As before, he and the hottie made it to Itchy Ankle before the snow storm and so are as snug as two bugs in one rug at the Crone’s home. She, in case you haven’t worked … Continue reading

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