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2016-03-10 – The importance of scheduling
2016-03-10 – The importance of scheduling

2016-03-10 – The importance of scheduling

“If you don’t have it in writing, then it isn’t real.  And if it isn’t real, then it isn’t going to get done.” Sunrise Stats! First light: 6:03 AM Sunrise: 6:32 AM Daylight: 12 hrs, 37 min This saying doesn’t…

2016-03-06 – Above freezing? Wind chill isn’t a factor… is it?
2016-03-06 – Above freezing?  Wind chill isn’t a factor… is it?

2016-03-06 – Above freezing? Wind chill isn’t a factor… is it?

Exciting day today!  Crawling out of bed and checking the weather in Red Wing, it was already above freezing and looking to be an actual sunrise.  Walking up, I was speculating to myself how far the sun might have moved in…

2016-02-14 – Filtering the clouds
2016-02-14 – Filtering the clouds

2016-02-14 – Filtering the clouds

6:21 and up the stairs we go.  Been doing this now for a month and a half – who would have thought I’d stick it out this long?  In spite of the determination displayed on these posts, for years I’ve…

2016-01-29 – Searching for a place to stand
2016-01-29 – Searching for a place to stand

2016-01-29 – Searching for a place to stand

Phenomenal color prior to the sunrise this morning.  Walking up while the skies are developing fierce golds, reds, light purples and deep greyish-blue is both delightful and distracting – gotta still watch your step on an uneven path, you know!  And…