Join 1,089 other subscribers
FIFTY FAVORITE PARK PHOTOS
Tag Archives: Heat
Will the real Summer please stand up, ‘cuz who is this imposter?
Well, the storm blew through here, just seconds after I published yesterday’s post. I shut off the computer and pulled its plug. It was the fourth storm with severe potential in two days, and I am sure I was not … Continue reading
Made in the shade.
I remember hearing this expression when I was a youngster – my parents would say “oh ya, they’re doin’ great – they’ve got it made in the shade now.” I’ll bet it was an expression that a beatnik like Maynard … Continue reading
When we were kids, we used this expression on hot days: “Mom: we’re T.P.T.P.!!!” What is “T.P.T.P.” you ask? Why it means “too pooped to participate!” Yes, it has been the long-awaited holiday weekend and by mid-week the doomsayers (a/k/a … Continue reading
Birds of a feather …
I’ve decided the balance of this Summer, I won’t make weekend excursion plans in advance, since rain keeps intruding. Even though we’ve been blessed with about four weekends in a row with no rain, what is problematic are the rainy … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Goldfinch, Heat, Heron, nature, Summer, walk, walking 59 Comments
These days, a walk in the park is …
… NO walk in the park, as that expression goes. I detest this hot weather, despite gritting my teeth and scowling at each shovelful of snow hefted and every ice pellet that stung my face through an overly long Winter … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Fourth of July, Heat, Independence Day, Painted Rocks, Park, Summer 30 Comments
Too pooped to participate.
Again our weekend weather has been a disappointment as I continue to shake my head about this decidedly weird Spring we’ve had. Yesterday, the weather folks called for rain and several thunderstorms beginning at dawn, then off and on throughout … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Heat, nature, Park, Spring, Squirrels, Summer, walk, walking 30 Comments