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March 2017

It’s been pretty snowy here in Maine.   We got about 16″ mid month, on top of what we already had.  Spirit enjoyed it.  I didn’t.  Time spent shoveling is time not in the shop.  I wasted an entire day clearing … Continue reading

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February 2017

Winter drags on.  Not as cold as in past years, but lots of snow.  Within 9 days we got over 50″ (1.27 m) of snow.  Running our of places to pile it, especially between the house and shop.  There’s just … Continue reading

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January 2017

January is a mostly dismal month, this year being no exception, only worse.  Snow, rain, ice, snow, thawing, freezing and more snow.  Did I mention mud?Blue and depressing about sums it up. However, I try not to let cabin fever … Continue reading

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April 2016

April is a funny month. It can be the end of mud season, or the beginning of spring. This year is was sort of in between. In Maine there is spring vacation, and my wife and I took a day … Continue reading

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Snowy February 2015

It’s been quite the month.  The first time in memory that the snow has been up to the middle of the windows.  Granted, most of that slid off the roof, but still, I have snow trenches about 3′ deep around … Continue reading

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February 2014, Tired of winter…

Usually by the end of February, the cold starts to ease a bit.  Not this year.  We’ve had a few days around 40° F (4° C), but then it’s back to the deep freeze.   Last night was -8° F  (-22°C).  … Continue reading

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February 2013

February 2013 turned out to be the “Almost ” month. First, we almost broke the snowfall record.  On the 8th and 9th we had 29″ of powder.  Quite the northeaster, but it arrived on a weekend and almost got us … Continue reading

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