Still Waiting

By: plapman, 3:28 PM GMT on November 25, 2014

We're still waiting, no new babies yet.
I called AlleyOpps yesterday and had a good chat with her. She seems in good form and is patiently waiting for her operation on Wednesday.
We're expecting show flurries today but the driveway is clear as I blew the snow away yesterday.

From My Basement Window

Updated: 3:48 PM GMT on November 25, 2014

No Additions to the Family Yet

By: plapman, 12:34 PM GMT on November 24, 2014

The granddaughter is still at home with the new g granddaughter safely in the Womb.
last night we experienced our first blizzard like condition. The was very little snow fall but the strong northerly winds have made the driveway ready for the snow blower. Todays forecast isn't promising for a walk for me and Abbey.
Today Sunny
Sunny. Wind north 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light this afternoon. High - 9C(16F with a wind chill of -27C(-17F). this mor...

Updated: 3:27 PM GMT on November 25, 2014

A Newgreat Granddaughter

By: plapman, 10:22 PM GMT on November 23, 2014

I'm waiting for the arrival great grand child #3. The granddaughter is due Dec, 4 but she thinks the water may have broke today. Her and the her other 2 girls are spending the night.
it's a cold blustery day here on the prairie, but me and Abbey had a short walk.:)

Updated: 12:33 PM GMT on November 24, 2014

Cold and Windy

By: plapman, 12:48 PM GMT on November 17, 2014

I must be getting old. Yesterday I skipped my walk with Abbey. The wind was gusting to 50k (30mph) giving a wind chill of -33 C-27.4F). The cold is really getting to me now.

Snow and More Snow

By: plapman, 1:25 PM GMT on November 14, 2014

Yesterday I had to use the snow blower for the first time this year. We had about 4 inches of the ugly white stuff.
Once again the city is lagging on snow clearing. It sure made my walk with Abbey hard. The sidewalks are just a trail left by previous users. It looks like I'll have to wait until spring to use the walking path the city made. At least the roads aren't slippery with the snow cover to walk on.

Updated: 10:20 PM GMT on November 23, 2014

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Retired and loving it. If I'd have known about retirement befor I started my 40 year career with the government of Manitoba I'd have retired first. :)