Category Archives: From the East

It is December and we seem to be experiencing temperatures and precipitation appropriate and usual for this time of year. I do feel better about the sunny cold days we are experiencing now. The shortened day length is starting to get to me. It is time for me to toughen up and endure for a […]

Greetings from the East, Seeing so much sunshine and mild temperatures at the end of October was a welcome treat. Do you remember October last year? It was the third wettest October on record in the Portland area. I am expecting more rain and colder temperatures in November so it is time to break out […]

Fraternal Greetings, Welcome back after our long dry summer. It has been a year of weather extremes and now we long for some moisture to water our plants and douse the fires that burn in our forests. The day light is getting shorter and soon we will miss the extra time to sit outside on […]