Monthly Archives: January 2014


Greetings from a wintery day in West Des Moines. Received more snow last night so had to go out at 6:00am to shovel and salt the sidewalks.  Was not as bad as the previous snow storm, but still took me … Continue reading

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Greetings from a nice winter day in Iowa. The weather has been crazy this past week.  One day it is above freezing and sunny, then the next day it is snowy and windy.  The worst was on Thursday when a … Continue reading

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Greetings from a typical winter day in Iowa.. Weather has been getting a bit better, having the high temps getting above freezing each day. There’s not much snow on the ground – more like mounds of ice where piles of … Continue reading



Hello from Bitter cold Iowa… It’s John, haven’t posted in a while so I figured I should at least once this year! It’s been a rough winter so far here–  Much more snow and much colder than the last 2 … Continue reading

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Happy 2014! We actually stayed up until midnight on New Year’s Eve this year. I was playing Minecraft and John was watching TV – very exciting. Earlier in the evening I prepared steaks and lobster tails that we received from … Continue reading