Author Archives: Barbara Fritchman Thompson

Friday July 23, 2021

Still some haze from the wildfires hanging around. Mostly sunny today with highs in the upper 70’s. Frances and Al arrived last evening for the weekend. We are doing the highway 21 yard sale in the driveway today and tomorrow. … Continue reading

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Thursday July 22, 2021

What I thought was haze yesterday is actually smoke from the wild fires out in west. The entire states is under an air quality alert. So, we have scattered clouds and sun plus the smoke haze with temperatures in the … Continue reading

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Wednesday July 21, 2021

Mostly sunny today, hazy, and breezy. Temps in the low 80’s. Volunteered at the bookstore for a few hours. This afternoon need to water all the plants.

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Tuesday July 20, 2021

I am reading Bury The Lead by David Rosenfelt. Mostly cloudy and breezy with temps in the mid to upper 70’s. Grocery store this morning to pick up a few odds and ends. Spent some time after lunch pulling weeds … Continue reading

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Monday July 19, 2021

Cloudy today with temperatures in the upper 60’s and breezy. Went to the gym this morning. Looks like the 24 year old non-defrosting freezer has finally gone south. The top shelf has been freezing over for several months but the unit … Continue reading

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Sunday July 18, 2021

Off and on thunderstorms yesterday afternoon. Had enough rain to  water the plants. More of the same this afternoon. I did go out and water the hanging pots on the on the porch and the ones that do not get … Continue reading

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Saturday July 17, 2021

I am reading Missing and Endangered by J.A. Jance. Sunny this morning and 86 degrees. Thunderstorms this afternoon have dropped the temperature back down into the mid 70’s. It’s sunny now but we may get some more later this afternoon … Continue reading

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Friday July 16, 2021

Sunny and warm today with temps in the mid 80’s. Bonnie arrived around 10 from just north of the Winston area. We chatted for awhile then went into town. After shopping in a few stores we stopped for lunch at … Continue reading

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Thursday July 15, 2021

I spent this morning doing some outdoor chores since it was sunny and breezy with temps in the upper 70’s. The aster that finished blooming needed cut back. I weeded the natural areas along the porch and the driveway and … Continue reading

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Wednesday July 14, 2021

Al came up yesterday afternoon. This morning he drove me down to Winston for a year followup  endoscopy appointment. All went well. Path report in a couple of weeks. Hot down in Winston. We hit some pretty hard rain halfway … Continue reading

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