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Not quite the worst fog ever

January 28, 2013

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Not quite as thick fog from the afternoon

I’ve been driving back and forth from Seward to Lincoln for nearly 12 years. Something like 2,500 times. Yesterday was the second worst fog ever. The worst fog ever was just a few months ago, but I don’t want to talk about that one. Lauren checks the weather in the mornings and yesterday she said […]

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Strange weather afoot

September 13, 2010

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Strange weather afoot

Kathryn Peperkorn, opera star, was flying into Omaha, and Lauren had Grandparent’s Tea at 7:00pm (go ahead, ask her), so I went to pick her up. Coming into Omaha at about 5:00pm the traffic going out was pretty bad. In fact, it was backed up behind an accident for nearly 4 miles at one point. […]

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April Showers and all that

April 3, 2008

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My kids are getting into the weather. One of my boys is OBSESSED with the weather and got to visit one of the t.v. stations in Omaha on Tuesday and meet the weatherman. That, combined with Sunday night’s thunderstorm, has sparked a study of the weather. They’re asking the big, real-world questions like, “Can lightening […]

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Hot

August 9, 2007

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This is the view from our back door at 6:45 a.m.  When it’s hazy like this, that is only bad news.  It was like this on Monday, and that means a hot, sticky, miserable day.  Good thing that this is the first full day of the county fair!  (We hardly ever get to that, though […]

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Rainy day.

July 29, 2007

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It’s actually raining here – a good, steady rain.  We’ve been dry for weeks now, so it’s nice to not get teased by the little sprinkles of the past few days.  Lloyd’s parents are visiting, and in the dash to straighten up the house, the camera dock has been moved and I can’t find it.  […]

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Only Good Shot

June 24, 2007

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A couple of nights ago I was driving home from Wal-Mart as the sun was setting, and I came across a golden field of (insert correct grain name here) that was filled with fireflies!  It was absolutely magical, but I didn’t have the camera.  So, the next night I told Lloyd and Brad that we […]

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