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7-9-12 Well, what does a person write about when there’s nothing to write about? Except the heat and dry weather, but almost everyone is going through that. Sadly enough the crops are really taking a beating. It’s too late for ...

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6-25-12. Well, hello there. Here it is a nice, bright sunshiny day. A little breezy, but that’s okay. We were blessed with a wonderful thunderstorm early Saturday morning that left us with just under five inches of rain, 4.8″. we ...

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6-18-12. I hope all your Father’s out there had a great Father’s Day. We did. Walt’s daughter, Berta, came out from Davenport and took us to the restaurant in Muscatine for Father’s Day brunch. The restaurant was packed full the ...

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6-11-12. The time is still going by fast and I guess it always will. We had a much needed shower this morning, enough to leave a good sized puddle in the road. Everything is really dry here just like it ...

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6-4-12. Well here it is another new month. That seems to happen every 28-31 days. We’ve been getting some more rain that we really need. We got 2.20″ one night and a little more the next morning. I had a ...

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5-29-12. Well, here goes nothing, Ha. We had a very uneventful holiday weekend and I think most of my family had to work. Anyway  they didn’t have any news for me. Robert Allison was still fishing and sent a picture ...

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5-21-12. We’re having beautiful weather again. I let the weekend slip away again without talking to anyone. We went to the cemetery and mowed grass one day and had nice weather for that, but I was surprised at how dry ...

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Good morning and how are you?  I hope all the mother’s had a wonderful Mother’s Day.  I certainly did.  Daughter Anita came and brought me a beautiful red rose with the ferns and baby’s breath and a German Chocolate cake ...

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“It was a dark and stormy night,” last night, (borrowing a phrase from Snoopy), he’s my hero.  I wish he would get his book finished so I could read it. Ha! We did get a thunderstorm and rain again last ...

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April 30, Here we go again, another month gone by and wondering where it went.  Our nice weather changed from perfect to windy, rainy and cold.  It’s rained the last few days and supposed to rain all week with a ...

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