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Mosquito Season Getting Longer In Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — There are lots of things to celebrate about Minnesota summers, but mosquitos aren’t one of them. Now there are signs that the mosquito season is actually getting longer. 315 more words


Swim Break!

I love bathing suits.

When I was a child, bathing suits were my summer uniform.  An all-purpose shirt/underwear combo, I thought nothing of throwing on a pair of shorts over my swimsuit and going to the grocery store, or visiting a friend, or going to an amusement park. 171 more words

Summer Pop of Color with Criss-Cross Bangles

For another warm day of catching up on email, phone calls, and writing, I chose this Ann Taylor ensemble with a pop of color and some fun bangles.   190 more words

July 26-29: Sicily!

Haven’t had the internet until today! It’s been quite nice being internet-less but here’s an update of the trip so far …

Sunday: Flight was great, took photos of Mt Etna out the plane window, were met by Leo’s Dad and Bossy at the airport, picked up our Fiat 500 and drove to their house in Passopisciaro, had a fabulous lunch in a nearby village, met Leo’s Aunty Elvira and had an early night. 174 more words

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American Red Cross Urges Safety During Warm Weather

Sacramento, CA., Tuesday, July 28, 2015-  We are expecting another heat wave that could reach the high triple-digit temperatures in the coming week. The American Red Cross is urging residents to use caution when venturing out into the hot weather. 401 more words

Warm Summer Day Research and Meetings - Floral Dress and Pearls

It was a warm day.  The kind of warm that surprises us in my temperate region. We have neither air conditioning nor extensive warm-weather wardrobes. 151 more words



Cucumber flower bud

Cucumber flower

The warm weather and rain have worked together with the soil to create cucumbers with lovely trichomes. Soon it will time to make pickles and relish.