Tag Archives: cabin fever

“Drop kick me, Jesus, through the goal posts of life”

Hi guys! I am so sorry that my blog has practically flat-lined these days.  No excuses.  It’s just flat-lined.  And the line is covered with snow. Snow, snow, snow.  That’s all we think about these days.  You can start a … Continue reading

Posted in February 2019 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 44 Comments

Jagged ice fields of Lake Superior

If you’re shivering and cold here on this winter day, you might choose to visit another blog. I am aiming to show you some photos of jagged ice on Lake Superior here in Aura, Michigan.  At the foot of Saari … Continue reading

Posted in February 2015 | Tagged , , , , , | 108 Comments

Who’s Singin’ the Cabin Fever Blues?

It’s so easy to get—ah choo!–a very bad case of–ah choo!–you know what I’m going to say don’t you?–a very bad case of Cabin Fever at this time of year. It doesn’t matter if you live in a cabin like … Continue reading

Posted in February 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , | 35 Comments

Solely for entertainment purposes.

We awoke to another eight, ten, twelve inches of snow.  Who knows without a ruler? I offered to warm up and brush off Barry’s car before he left for work.  (He does the same for me many days.) It’s zero … Continue reading

Posted in January 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 66 Comments

April madness

The long winter continues. Another eight inches of snow yesterday morning, give or take three inches.  (It could have been eleven inches.  We’ve ceased measuring in late April.) I am really OK with it.  No need to offer condolences.  We … Continue reading

Posted in April 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 33 Comments

The freezer is still intact, thank you kindly, Jimmy Buffett.

Yesterday I vetoed the on-line world. Almost.  Did not visit Facebook or WordPress or even my personal email.  (Did visit email and Internet at work.  One must, you know, if one seeks to retain one’s job.)

Posted in March 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

“You always happy”

1.  Since last Tuesday I have been a wild & crazy blog writer sharing everything from the deeply profound to the mundane.  The internal blog writer has something to say every five minutes.  Am considering hog-tying her so I can … Continue reading

Posted in February 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 51 Comments

Why we ignore Groundhog’s Day

Groundhog’s Day has to be a southern invention.  Someone lower than the 45th Parallel must have created this lore. The Groundhog sees his shadow and there are only six more WEEKS of winter?  He doesn’t see his shadow spring comes … Continue reading

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“Take two hours of sunlight and call me in the morning”

The above photo depicts today.  Gray.  Clouds.  No illumination.  No shadows.  No sunlight. Last winter I wrote a blog post called “I shot six holes in my freezer” referring to Jimmy Buffet’s song “Boat Drinks”.  It actually alluded to a … Continue reading

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