THE CHANGING SEASONS, FEBRUARY 2020 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, February 2020 It has been a dreary February. To be fair, February is usually dreary, though it normally gets more snow. We didn't get any snow in either January or February which is a record for the past 100 years. We did, however, get a lot of rain, so at least we won't … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS, FEBRUARY 2020 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS, DECEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, December 2019 The weather has definitely become an issue around here. We got some snow at the end of November and then again at the beginning of December. That appears to have been winter. Since then, we've had heavy rain, a week of bitterly cold days, a few light dustings of snow, … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS, DECEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS NOVEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS - NOVEMBER 2019 This is one of the big change months of our calendar. We go from warm late fall days to bitter cold and sometimes snow. We didn't (praise be!) get snow, but we got a lot of rain. We had one perfect week of Autumn. We used to get a … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS NOVEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS – SEPTEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, September 2019 It's the last day of September. In New England, that's Autumn. It's sort of Autumn out there, but not a lot. It may get better, but a lot has to do with rain and if it gets very warm again. It's been very up and down. Moreover, climate change has … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS – SEPTEMBER 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS – AUGUST 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, August 2019 It's official. This has been the hottest and wettest summer more than a hundred years. The hottest days and hottest nights. Until it cooled off a week ago -- and we went critical on E.E.E. (Eastern Equine Encephalitis) mosquitoes, so now that the weather is decent, we can't go out … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS – AUGUST 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS – JULY 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, July 2019 - Our Hottest July Ever! It's official. This has been the hottest July in recorded weather history ... 140 years worth. Not only have these been the hottest days, but they have also been the hottest nights with temperatures rarely dropping below the 80s. I haven't been outside much. For … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS – JULY 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

THE CHANGING SEASONS: MAY 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong

The Changing Seasons, May 2019 Photography: Garry and Marilyn Armstrong It has been a weird month of May. A lot of rain, a lot of cold days with and without rain, then a couple of hot muggy days. Immediately followed by cooler dry days and then wet, quite cold days. It's only in the low … Continue reading THE CHANGING SEASONS: MAY 2019 – Marilyn Armstrong