DECEMBER THIS AND THAT

This year has passed much faster than the last two - we have no complaints! After a very nice and much needed rain we are having a very mild late fall season - this week [...]

THIS AND THAT – NOVEMBER

It sure seems like November has arrived early this year. We have had a busy year and it has just sped by. Fall weather has been by far the most pleasant weather of the year [...]

R SCHNEIDER’S THIS AND THAT OCTOBER 2022 .We are still having summer like weather in early October. This I planted a second crop of all my garden vegetables in the hope that a milder fall [...]

AUGUST NEWS

Summer has been here since May. The weather man says we are on track for 70 plus 100 degree days this year (last year we had six 100 degree days). My garden is in distress [...]

JULY NEWSLETTER

June was an exceptionally hot month - we hit or exceeded 100 degrees twelve times in June and the rest of the month was in the high 90's. My vegetable garden has been producing since [...]

JUNE 2022 NEWSLETTER

May was essentially mid-summer weather here. We had many days of 100 degree highs and little rain. Nevertheless we had a lot of success with our garden again this year. Vegetables and flowers are doing [...]

MAY NEWSLETTER

Spring kind of slipped by us here unnoticed. We went from a very mild winter to a few weeks of spring like weather and then summer like weather with most days in the mid-80's and [...]

APRIL NEWSLETTER

March was a fun month . We switched internet service in an attempt to gain faster service. So far it has been a disaster. We have had the technicians here four times and they cannot [...]

We actually had a pretty cold month in January. It got below freezing a dozen times but we had about ten days with temperatures above 60 degrees. The big news here for a week was [...]

JANUARY 2022 NEWS LETTER

2021 was a whole lot better than 2020! We are back to normal activities pretty much across the board. All of the thigs we were doing at the start of 2020 we doing again. Stamp [...]

DECEMBER NEWSLETTER

Wow- two years of COVID have just passed. Things are looking a whole lot better now. We are doing just about everything we did before COVID again. We just completed a great visit with our [...]

NOVEMBER NEWS

Our weather this year has been nearly perfect - especially when we see the weather the rest of the country has been getting. Today we are in the mid 80's with forecasts for more of [...]

OCTOBER 2021

After three years here in north east Texas I should be getting used to the different weather patterns than we had in Illinois. We had a very mild summer this year with only two 100 [...]

SEPTEMBER NEWSLETTER

We are still experiencing really nice summer weather. Wichita Falls runs a TV contest each year to pick the day of the first 103 degree temperature. Last year we hit 103 in early June. So [...]