Author Archives: Barbara Fritchman Thompson

Monday September 26, 2022

We had a mild thunderstorm yesterday afternoon. The sun came out in the early evening and then it started raining again last night around 8. Overall, a little over half an inch of rain. Today is sunny but chilly with … Continue reading

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Sunday September 25, 2022

Mostly cloudy today with highs in the low 70’s. Windy with gusts in the 20 mph range. Cold front coming through this afternoon may bring a shower or a storm with it. I did the usual house cleaning chores this … Continue reading

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Saturday September 24, 2022

Cloudy, cool, and drizzly this morning. Temperatures were in the upper 50’s but warmed up to the upper 60’s this afternoon when skies turned mostly sunny. The bookstore was steady all day with lots of customers. We did break the … Continue reading

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Friday September 23, 2022

Low this morning was in the low 40’s. High today is in the upper 60’s. Very windy this morning but just breezy this afternoon. It was a slow day at the bookstore with both customers and sales. Pat and I … Continue reading

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Thursday September 22, 2022

Sunny and around 70 degrees when I left for Winston this morning. Hot down there in the mid to upper 90’s. A couple of weeks ago I went to Lowe’s in Galax, VA to pick up black oil sunflower seeds … Continue reading

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Wednesday September 21, 2022

Sunny and warmer today with highs in the low 80’s. Despite the warm weather trees are turning and leaves are already starting to fall. I was at the bookstore all day. We did fairly well in sales though we did … Continue reading

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Tuesday September 20, 2022

Mostly sunny today with highs in the mid 70’s and breezy. I spent an hour or so in the yard this morning. I cut down the dead high stuff in the butterfly garden so you could see the large fall … Continue reading

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Monday September 19, 2022

Warm and sunny today with highs in the upper 70’s and a breeze. Billings came this morning to do the fall maintenance on the heating and change the filters. After they left I went to the gym. Otherwise, nothing else … Continue reading

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Sunday September 18, 2022

More sunshine and nice temperatures with highs in the upper 70’s. Frances and Al left around 9 this morning. I did the usual vacuuming, cleaning the bathrooms, and dusting. This afternoon a load of laundry and towels.

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Saturday September 17, 2022

Frances and Al came up last evening. Today was our Heritage Festival in town. They block off the streets and set up vendor and food tents.¬†While they hung out there all day I had to work at the bookstore. It … Continue reading

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