The Northern Edge

By: plapman, 2:01 PM GMT on December 21, 2014

Abbey and me have taking short walks. The roads are very slippery, we have had freezing drizzle. I have attached small screws to the bottom of my winter boots, It walking better. Luckily the temps have been quite mild.
The Queen is off now until after the New Year.
The Great Granddaughter is growing doing well.
The youngest at home daughter is no longer at home. She has moved out.


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The New GreatGranddaughter Arrived Yesterday

By: plapman, 10:43 PM GMT on December 05, 2014

Yesterday Morning I received an early Christmas gift.
Melody was born in the morning she weighed 8lb and was 22 inches long

Winter Has Offically Arrived in Manitoba

By: plapman, 4:12 PM GMT on November 30, 2014

Blowing Snow Advisory in effect for:
•R.M. of Cartier including Elie St. Eustache and Springstein
•R.M. of Dufferin including Carman Roseisle and Homewood
•R.M. of Grey including St. Claude Elm Creek and Fannystelle
•R.M. of Headingley
•R.M. of MacDonald including Brunkild Starbuck and La Salle
•R.M. of Portage la Prairie including Portage la Prairie
•R.M. of Portage la Prairie including St. Ambroise
•R.M. of ...

Updated: 1:54 PM GMT on December 21, 2014

Still Waiting

By: plapman, 3:28 PM GMT on November 25, 2014

We're still waiting, no new babies yet.
I called AlleyOpps yesterday and had a good chat with her. She seems in good form and is patiently waiting for her operation on Wednesday.
We're expecting show flurries today but the driveway is clear as I blew the snow away yesterday.

Updated: 4:10 PM GMT on November 30, 2014

No Additions to the Family Yet

By: plapman, 12:34 PM GMT on November 24, 2014

The granddaughter is still at home with the new g granddaughter safely in the Womb.
last night we experienced our first blizzard like condition. The was very little snow fall but the strong northerly winds have made the driveway ready for the snow blower. Todays forecast isn't promising for a walk for me and Abbey.
Today Sunny
Sunny. Wind north 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light this afternoon. High - 9C(16F with a wind chill of -27C(-17F). this mor...

Updated: 3:27 PM GMT on November 25, 2014

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