2016 Goes Out with a Nor’easter!

We’re down to two days left of 2016 — and we DID get our nor’easter yesterday here in Maine, with more than a foot of new snow!     I am thankful that we did not encounter as many problems with this “quick hit” Nor’easter as we have with bigger, longer lasting storms in the … Read more

Misadventures of Plowing – Blizzard Nemo 2013

So how is everyone who was in the path of the Blizzard of 2013, which someone named “Nemo”? We got over two feet of snow, some drifted to 3 or 4 feet high snow banks – and we still have gusting winds and blowing snow, and COLD temps! My poor hubby, Dave – he got … Read more

Hunkering Down for Blizzard 2013

It was inevitable. This IS winter in New England, after all, although a strangely mild, low-snowfall one… until today, that is. The storm began this morning with big fluffy snowflakes that accumulated quickly, forcing me – at hubby’s urging – to make an early trip to the grocery store. Even then, the roads quickly became … Read more