.............Our first cold front showed up on Friday with wind but no cool air , the high was 103 ! High on Saturday was ~78 or so , cool air finally arrived and low was 59 , was really nice sleeping weather . Maybe our hot weather is finally over . , fordy
55 here in Vermont. Was 39 this morning. No this isn't usual for this area. We went from 80 degree days to 60 in about 2 days. Been cutting wood like crazy the past few days. I thought I was on schedule but now I'm late! Still got to;
Finish harvesting the garden
cut& split another 2 or 3 cords
Spread out all the manure
clean the stove pipe
till over the gardens and plant my winter rye
Get more hay in the barn
Whew the way its going I'll be done sometime in May.
Yesterday AM in mid-west ME was 33. Not gonna complain but when I was packing for this trip & it was 100, I just couldn't dig out warm slippers, heavy sweats...maybe I can talk my cheeeeep self into a walmart trip for slippers...heavy sox...
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