Walking around downtown yesterday when the high temperature was about 60 or so, I saw people with scarves and winter coats all hunched up like they're freezing. Waiting for the bus a woman walked past in a heavy coat and wearing a wool cap like it was midwinter. Okay, folks got spoiled by the unseasonably … Continue reading Do They Even Know It’s Spring?
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.
Christmas somewhere else, I mean. It's still snowing very lightly, and there is about an inch or two covering most everything outside. Odd for snow to fall in such quantities here, certainly this early in the season. I'll take it and enjoy it, though I'm sure it will be gone by tomorrow morning.My sister-in-law is … Continue reading It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas.
Yes, Seattle (the city woefully under-prepared for any sort of winter storm) is in the throes of "Winter Storm '04!™" We've got all of 6 inches of snow! Okay, so by any serious winter standards (Colorado, New England, Canada, etc.) this would be barely worth mentioning. But, because Seattle isn't prepared for this sort of … Continue reading Snow Day!