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 [...]

AUGUST NEWSLETTER

We finally had a slow month in July. We didn’t mail a price list in July which contributed to that but I suspect also that many of you have been enjoying a bit of summer [...]

JULY NEWSLETTER

Summer weather arrived the second week in June with 90 degree temperatures. Still spring weather was most pleasant this year and my garden has greatly benefitted. I have been picking vegetables since mid June. My [...]

JUNE NEWSLETTER

May was extremely mild for central Texas - we stayed in the 70's and low 80's all month. We also had several more inches of rain than normal. This weather was perfect for my vegetable [...]

MAY NEWSLETTER

This Spring is much brighter than last year if only because Covid 19 is on its way behind us. We are getting out more now and seeing our friends and family more often. We have [...]

APRIL NEWSLETTER

i had my surgery on my left arm - finally. I broke it on 1 October and it never healed. Turned out that my arm was much more messed up than the MRI’s showed. My [...]

MARCH NEWS

In February this part of Texas set winter cold records. We had below zero weather for the first time since 1989. It stayed below freezing for 7 days in a row with a couple days [...]

FEBRUARY NEWS

January was another very busy month for our stamp business. That’s good for there was little else to do as everything around here is closed! After spending more and more time with our stamp business [...]

JANUARY 2021

I think we all are happy to see the passing of 2020. Let us hope that 2021 quickly turns around the covid19 epidemic. The only good thing about 2020 for the Schneider family was that [...]

DECEMBER NEWS

2020 approaches end - thankfully. We usually reflect on the ending year as having sped by too quickly - certainly not so this year. At least there is light in the COVID19 tunnel with the [...]

NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER

After falling last year and breaking my hip - I did it again. This time I snapped my humerus in my left arm and have a huge brace on my arm and shoulder. It has [...]