Tuesday, July 31, 2018


A buddy walk with Crisp and Molloy (Molloy is somewhere under the bridge getting a drink). A bit overcast but still warm, 81F.

Chatting with Crisp about (surprise, surprise) D&D.

Monday, July 30, 2018


A little cooler and grey, but still quite humid, 78F. A busy day getting all the construction at the school underway!


Sunday, July 29, 2018


Warm and a bit sticky, 80F, mostly overcast.

More podcasts.

Saturday, July 28, 2018

Sultry Saturday

Getting hot and humid after yesterday's storms, 85F.

Podcast catch-up day.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Stormy Friday

Just the short loop as we're racing a big thunderstorm, 86F. Thunder is rumbling and getting closer- The Tempest is coming (see the other blog for why this is funny).

Chatting with Crisp about Shakespeare and things.

Thursday, July 26, 2018


The sun is back and it's hot and humid, 86F.

Cruising the boardwalk in the tomato red pickup.

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Slightly Wet Wednesday

The light rain has let up for a while, but the humidity is pretty crushing. 79F but feels much warmer.

The Holy Goalie.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018


Another humid one, 80F, with spotty showers here and there.

A bit late today as we were at Purchase registering Crisp for classes (yay!). I will post more about that on the other blog.

TV comes to 80 Front St.

Monday, July 23, 2018


Overcast, windy, and very humid, 79F.

Chatting with Crisp about stuff.

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Sunday afternoon

Overcast, showery and very humid, 78F.

Owen sees his own name.

Saturday, July 21, 2018


A gorgeous day, sunny, 77F and a nice, stuff breeze to cool you off.

Of to the Met as a family this afternoon to get Crisp 5 more points for her History Class :)

Reminiscences of Christmas in Sawyer Depot.

Friday, July 20, 2018


Another nice day, sunny and 80F, made even nicer by the fact that Crisp was cleared by her doctor and the counseling center at SUNY to go back to school :) 

We just need the Dean's Office to sign off on it and she can start registering for classes.

Chatting with Crisp about school and D&D and the world.

Thursday, July 19, 2018


Another very pleasant day, 81F and sunny.

The Christmas Pageant.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018


What a lovely day! Most of the humidity had been washed out of the air by all yesterday's rain, and it's sunny and clear with a nice breeze, 79F.

Owen scares the audience of A Christmas Carol.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Torrential Tuesday

We had rain if biblical proportions earlier, now it's just tapered off to torrential. But it's cooled things if a bit, 72F, we'll see what the humidity is like when it's all over.

Owen's mother speaks.

Monday, July 16, 2018

Muggy Monday

Hot, still and humid, 88F but feels like 95F.

Owen as the Christ Child.

Sunday, July 15, 2018


Warm and sticky, 80F, we had to do church inside this morning as it was raining gently.

Catching up on podcasts.

Friday, July 13, 2018


Warm and a bit humid, 84F, but an occasional gusty breeze helps make it quite pleasant.

Examining Waterhouse Hall.

Thursday, July 12, 2018


Warm and sticky, 81F, with abundant sunshine.

Holly chased off a coyote!

Owen and the dressmaker's dummy.

Wednesday, July 11, 2018


Warm and a little overcast, 82F, watery sun filtering through high clouds.

Tabby Needham's funeral.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018


Just a short walk today as Holly had a nice "play date" with Athena and Malloy in the back yard of the rectory after their photoshoot today :)

Warm but with a light breeze, 92F.

The wedding of Dan Needham and Tabby Wheelwright.

Monday, July 9, 2018


Warming up and getting a little humid again, 85F, but still nice and sunny.

Pastors vs Rectors.

Sunday, July 8, 2018


A lovely day, 82F and sunny with low humidity :)

Dressing the dummy.

Saturday, July 7, 2018


A much nicer day! Less humidity and 77F with blue skies, bright sunshine and a light breeze :)

Chatting with Crisp about D&D (surprise, surprise).

Friday, July 6, 2018


A little cooler from the rain, though we didn't get the storms, 82F.

Jackie comes home tonight!

Hester hides Owen.

Thursday, July 5, 2018


Still warm and humid, 87F. Hopefully we will get the predicted storms tomorrow which will clear the humidity away!

Listening to the Beeb (Newshour) and the wonderful news of Scott Pruitt's resignation, not that it'll do any good as his assistant who will take over was, until recently, a coal lobbyist :(

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

Happy 4th!

Hot and humid, 87F.

Owen wants to meet the cousins.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Thundery Tuesday

It's been hot and humid all day and the storms that it's been threatening are just coming. 82F with lots of thunder getting closer and the rain has just begun. We'll hoof it back to the car now and hope to beat the worst of it!

Dan Needham.

Monday, July 2, 2018

Another hot one

91F and very still, ugh! And the bugs are out in force without any breeze to discourage them.

Owen kills Johnny's mother with a baseball.

Sunday, July 1, 2018

Sunday, phew!

We've come out a bit later in the hope that it would be a little cooler, and it is... 93F feeling like 98F as opposed to the 97F feeling like 102F it was earlier!

Persuading Own he needs to attend the Academy.