Those two things in the title go together because I was wrong about the snowblower and the snow - - so much for superstition. This morning, before dawn, I am getting ready for the impending first-big-storm-of-the-season. We can see it on the radar heading our way, and school has already been cancelled today... though not a flake has yet to fall.
Wood stove cleaned out - check.
Fire in wood stove - check.
Firewood stacked in garage - check.
New snowblower filled with gas and ready to go - check.
Laundry started early in anticipation of power outage - check.
Grocery run yesterday, along with ALL the rest of Maine - check.
Kids sleeping in and enjoying a much deserved day off - CHECK!
Copyright © 2009 - Paulla Estes