My last post, we had frost warnings … Today it is at least 80! I am going thru my bushels of photographs….
Here is my little toy poodle … He came with me in my big truck when I was an OTR trucker….
HIS NAME WAS TOTO MAY HE REST IN PEACE ….
August 19, 2013
August 14, 2013
Summer is short up here … There were FROST WARNINGS last nite!
My deer don’t come around much in the summer….
Cute chipmunk ….
I am so proud of my son and grandsons … Their metal fabricating company in Green Bay, WI has a new product … A baby pickup truck they are using in off-road racing!
There are so many summer activities in our short summer … Next post ….
July 31, 2013
This is a follow-up to yesterday's sinkholes - when we were "looking down." Today, "lookup."
This photo was taken a few days ago at the time of the New Zealand earthquake with its accompanying sinkhole that I referred to yesterday. (Thank you to someone for this photo, it was not attributed in the article I got it from.)
"And when you see these things begin to happen, look up!
July 24, 2013
July 21, 2013
Here are some old photos of Crystal Falls … first, the old bridge across the Paint River at the bottom of Superior Avenue, the main street. The famous courthouse is at the top of the hill.
Next is Superior avenue before paving … Must have been MANY thirsty miners in town!
The school … No longer around … I think it was next to the courthouse .
July 16, 2013
Right now … The main topic is the HOT weather! I’ve been hiding in the house , mostly … Last week, the 4th of July … I did go to a lot of events … Tho, I skipped a lot, too!
I always like drive a few miles over to Alpha for the 4th … They have a good, old-fashioned bunch of activities. There was a great parade … Games for all ages, music, food & drinks, FREE ice cream & cracker jacks!
On the weekend, Crystal Falls had the Bass Festival … Over several days, including another parade.
May 30, 2013
No Internet last night...or at least not one with a strong enough signal to reach The Spruce Tunnel. Sometimes that happens. I spent today without Internet too - and not much cell phone connection, no radio, no restaurants, no Interstates... In short, I spent nearly the whole day on two lane roads -- and less than two lanes:
Really. The road I was on just .