Tag Archives: time

Tamp it Down

It’s hard to believe just last week hot air was blasting out of my heating vents and I was wrapped up in a turtleneck, a big sweater, and fleece vest.  Then, over the weekend, the “warmer season” arrived here in … Continue reading

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The Writer’s Tease

My alarm goes off every day (except Sundays) at 4:15 a.m.; some mornings, I hit “snooze” more than once.  I get up, make a cup of coffee, and start writing.  Once in a while, there isn’t enough time to fully … Continue reading

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Dear Father Time

I talked to Ike and Mamie.  We’re going to loan you an hour of time. But we want it back. Did you make your loan to the time bank today?

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Friday Pillow Talk – Sommerzeit Is A Turkey

I’ve been going to bed a few minutes earlier every night to prepare for the dreaded Daylight Saving Time (DST).  DST will be upon us like a stale bag of Doritos in less than 2 weeks.  I don’t mean to … Continue reading

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V is for Vacuum

I was looking over my notes and dates from last year’s gardens, trying to gauge when it will be the right time to start tomato and pepper seeds.  The Seacoast weather seems to indicate that spring will be early this … Continue reading

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Not Yet

This was Saturday’s soil temperature in the Hampton Victory Garden. Not yet, but sooner than you think…

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Making My List, Checking It Twice

When I was in 7th grade, Mr. Weldon the principle used to tell this old saw about time going by faster and faster with each passing year.  It didn’t seem like it back then but looking at the calendar today, … Continue reading

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