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Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Winter?

No this picture is NOT from today but one taken last year when we had snow in the winter.  Looks like we WON'T be having a white Christmas this year. 
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It was a very warm 50, yes 50 degrees this morning! All traces of snow are gone today.  There was a light misty rain falling on and off during my walk.  Walked pretty much the same route as yesterday.  Around town, a ways up Sale Barn, down toward HT, around the cemeteries and the ball park loop.

The guy was doing his 5 times jog around the ball park loop and I saw another woman who I never saw before and stopped to say hi.  She is from St Louis and in town for Christmas visiting with her son and his family.

Walked 5.7 miles.
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After breakfast I baked a batch of Pumpkin Breads for the neighbors.  I really like this recipe because I can make 7 little loaves at one time. : )

Went to the library to drop off the cookies I baked yesterday and then continued on to the bowling lanes for another fun day of bowling. : )
Today my bowling scores were:  143, 149 and I don't know how a 119 got in there. : )

A nice quiet evening at home this evening.  Reading, knitting, a bit of television and some chocolate chip ice cream.
Hope your day has been a happy one.
happyone : )
Christmas, my child, is love in action.
Every time we love,
every time we give, it's Christmas.
~ Dale Evans Rogers
Comment Replies:
Betsy -  If it is just snow I just wear my hiking boots.  If there lots of ice I wear ice grippers over my shoes.  I this THESE.

9 comments:

  1. It seems to be unusually warm just about everywhere this year. We had a very foggy day today. I think we are supposed to be in the low 70s on Christmas, which is even warm for us.
    Your pumpkin bread looks yummy. 7 loaves out of one recipe is great. I sometimes make a cranberry bread which yields 3 loaves.
    Enjoy that ice cream.

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  2. I could help you out with the snow.It's coming down fast here tonight.Several inches have fallen since mid-afternoon.

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  3. I like that Dale Evans quote. It's true!

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  4. It spit snow on Saturday last and that is all the snow we've seen and so there'll be no white Christmas here either. I am still not complaining even though the children are. Of course they are!

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  5. I remember it being a lot colder last year

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  6. Good morning, I am enjoying this warm weather but we have rain here this morning. You are a wonderful baker, cookies and pumpkin bread. YUM! I like the quote. Have a happy Wednesday.

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  7. The pumpkin loaves look so good! So strange about the warm weather this December! Have a great day.

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  8. Great bowling scores!
    Your pumpkin loaves look delicious. The neighbours will love you for that!
    We are in the 50's today too. We walked in our sweatshirts this morning.

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  9. Thanks so much for the info about the ice grippers... We may need to get some of those. I 'bookmarked' the page... Thanks again...

    Even you all won't have a White Christmas, huh? Amazing what December has been like for so many of us. We may be 70 degrees on Christmas Day... GADS.

    Merry Christmas.
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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