Saturday, September 30, 2017


I've sucked it in the middle of the Hymnathon to walk Holly, Ruaraidh and the choir are going along at a good luck and may be able to finish on time :)

Cooler, 61F, mostly overcast and breezy.

Finished Trevor Noah, what to listen to next?

Friday, September 29, 2017


Cool, 67F, but still a bit sticky. Mostly cloudy with very occasional peeks of sun and a slight breeze.

Able shoots Trevor's mom.

Thursday, September 28, 2017


A quick lunchtime walk as I'm meeting Crisp later :)

Cooler and a nice breeze, 75F.

Able's business goes under.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

First walk as an American

Had my Oath Ceremony this afternoon, Jackie came into the city with me and took pictures that I'll post on the regular blog.

Still hot and sticky, 83F, thank goodness I'm not still wearing that suit :)

Able's abuser begins.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017


A slightly less humid day, still warm, 80F, but more comfortable.

Trevor eats custard and jelly.

Monday, September 25, 2017


Another warm one, 85F and sunny, when is fall going to begin?

Trevor spends the night in jail.

Saturday, September 23, 2017


A long day! We had a big funeral this morning and I didn't get finished cleaning up and resetting the church for tomorrow until after 3, I know I was busy coz the step counter on my watch was at 12,500 when I started this walk- it's at nearly 16,000 now :)

Warm, 86F, but still quite pleasant with a light breeze and not too much humidity.

DJing and leaving home.

Friday, September 22, 2017


A much nicer day, still warm and breezy, 80F, but much less humid.

(Cub Scout troop hiking through on a nature trek)

Trevor the capitalist.

Thursday, September 21, 2017


Still warm and sticky, 79F, but there is a much cooler breeze that kicks in every now and then, overcast and humid.

Trevor and the Senior Prom.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017


Another warm and sticky day, 78F, though it's still quite windy.

Zaheara and more heartbreak.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017


The storm we were promised has not really materialized; there's quite a gusty wind, but it's warm and sticky (76F) and the sun keeps trying to break through.

The mulberry tree incident.

Monday, September 18, 2017

Muggy Monday

It's cool but muggy and breezy, 74F. We're supposed to get the remnants of Jose come through tomorrow.

And I noticed today- all of a sudden the leaves have started falling. There will be many more down by the time the storm has blown through!

Fouffy the dog and heartbreak.

Sunday, September 17, 2017


After a gray start to the morning for the picnic, it has brightened and warmed up considerably: it's sunny and 80F now.

Trevor gets sent to the school psychologist.

Saturday, September 16, 2017


Warm and still quite humid, 79F, but mostly sunny.

Being named Trevor.

Friday, September 15, 2017


Though I'm not off today, we've snuck out for an early walk as it's the nursery school back to school night tonight so I will have to be around for that.

Warm and sticky again, 80F.

Using language as a defense.

Thursday, September 14, 2017


Warm and sticky and 77F. The sky is pregnant with rain so we'd better hurry.

Prayer meetings in Soweto with Grandma.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017


Warm again, 79F, still and sunny.

A new book- Born A Crime, Trevor Noah's memoir about growing up in South Africa (he's the guy who took over from Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show).

Tuesday, September 12, 2017


Still quite warm, 78F, and a tad sticky, but mostly grey.

I've not chosen a new book yet, so still on the Copeland: Lincoln Portrait, this version narrated by Gregory Peck.

Monday, September 11, 2017


Warmer and sunny, 76F, with just a bit of a breeze.

Passed my naturalization interview and civics test this morning, now I just need to wait for them to give me a date for the swearing in ceremony... So I'm listening to a random Aaron Copeland playlist to celebrate, right now it's Hoedown :)

Sunday, September 10, 2017


... with all the Sesays (Jackie and Jodi are holding the fort at the BBQ).

72F and mostly sunny :)

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017


Still getting used to working on Fridays ;)

Cool and quite nice, 70F with a light breeze and mostly sunny skies.

Just finished book 1 of the Boboverse, now I need to decide if I go for book 2 or choose something different...

Thursday, September 7, 2017


Busy, busy day getting things ready for the nursery School to open on Monday! Cool but a bit sticky, 71F.

The remain of an alien, possibly mechanical, lifeform.

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday... new day off. A bit cooler and damp, 70F.

An iceberg asteroid looks to cause problems.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017


It's gotten warm and humid again, 80F and sticky. We're supposed to get rain tonight into tomorrow, so hopefully that'll cool it off again.

Homer comes up with a plan to farm in space.

Monday, September 4, 2017

Labor Day

The weather has improved again, 72F and sunny, a lovely day to go over and enjoy the Heffernan's hospitality later :)

Lots of people out in the woods today!

Work progresses on getting the survivors off Earth.

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Sunday afternoon

A quick trip to the mall after church to let the weather get the least of the rain out of it's system, and here we are. 66F, humid and mostly cloudy.

The Deltans took a hit in the last melee.

Saturday, September 2, 2017


A touch cooler today, 67F, and mostly cloudy. There's rain in the forecast for tonight.

The Deltans learn about weapons.

Friday, September 1, 2017


Who are all these people on the bridge? It's Jackie and Robyn and Luke and Jacob :)

A lovely day, 68F and sunny with a nice breeze.