2021 Weather Data

This past year felt wetter to both Rose and me, and indeed it was. We also had the hottest couple of daytime highs since moving...

Felling Six Trees

In addition to the hemlock tree, there were five alder trees and one maple. The alders grow here like weeds, and as they age, they...

What Bird Is That?

I am not a bird watcher, but I am interested in what is living and making its home in and around where we live. We...

I Received My Second Vaccine Shot

After this second shot, however, I did experience some side effects for a day and a half. I received the shot at 1:30 pm on...

COVID Update

To get a sense of how fast the deaths have increased, when I wrote my first post on March 31st there were much less than...

2020 Weather Data

Welcome to my annual weather data post. This year (2020), I installed a new weather station, the WS-2000 from Ambient Weather, in mid January due...

Over 200,000 Deaths Due to Coronavirus

When I wrote the last post in March, there were 163,705 confirmed cases and 3,402 deaths. Less than a full six months later there are...