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 [...]

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 [...]