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Closing Early

Posted on February 2, 2015 - Filed Under Business, This Town, Weather | Leave a Comment

We will be closing at 3pm today (Feb 2) due to worsening weather and the resulting lack of customers.

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Closed Due To Weather

Posted on January 27, 2015 - Filed Under Business, This Country, This Town, Weather | Leave a Comment

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Ski Pants For Kids

Posted on March 6, 2013 - Filed Under kids, Life, school, Weather | 3 Comments

The brat tore her ski pants  again and even though this is the 2nd one this winter – and we’ve sewn the first one up for her, she doesn’t seems to be gentle with them at all.  But who could blame her right, afterall, sledding and playing in the snow – isn’t such a gentle […]

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It’s February !!!!

Posted on February 1, 2013 - Filed Under Business, This Town, Weather | Leave a Comment

It’s February !!! where did the time go!!!  my mother used to say – Time and Tide waits for no man !  I guess I now truly understand the saying more than ever!  So what did we do in January ?  well, we were looking at a building to buy for the store – to […]

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Summer Weather Today

Posted on April 14, 2012 - Filed Under Amused, Business, gaming, Life, shopping, Weather | Leave a Comment

All work and no play makes Chris a dull boy – so they say and since the weather is so nice out there today – 11 degree right now and everyone needs to be out in the sun and playing.  Unfortunately, I didn’t think that the weather would turn so nice so soon – so […]

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The Sun Is Out

Posted on December 29, 2011 - Filed Under Amused, Life, This Town, Weather | Leave a Comment

From inside the store – it sure doesn’t look like winter – the sun is finally out and it’s really bright here.  The store had been busy –  and I’m tempted to bring out my  garden gnomes  that I had gotten from my outlaws for Christmas and replaced the reindeer that are sitting in my […]

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Wedding In January

Posted on December 11, 2011 - Filed Under Health, Insurance, kids, Life, Travel, Weather | Leave a Comment

Canadians knows that January could be the worst time to travel but the spouse’s friend who lives in Toronto is having her wedding in January.  They have been friends since they were in college and it’s only right that we attend her wedding since she won’t have relatives in Canada – you see she comes […]

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Wet Weekends Are Great For Movies

Posted on October 1, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Movies, This Town, Weather | Leave a Comment

Wet weekends are great for movies – so come on down and mention this blog article and get the 1 older movie for free when you rent a new one.  Now you have to mention this blog post – that way you can get to rent a older movie for free.   Only for today!  Saturday […]

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Sun Is Out

Posted on May 2, 2011 - Filed Under Business, Life, shopping, Weather | Leave a Comment

The weather is great today and the sun is out too !  hopefully, it means no more rain for us here – we are getting tired of the rain.  We went out to get some sun-tan lotion for the kid to bring to school today – and as usual – we shopped downtown for our […]

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Old Mr Winter

Posted on March 25, 2011 - Filed Under Health, Life, Ranting, Weather | Leave a Comment

My kid told us the other day that Old Mr Winter is being stubborn and refuses to leave – the spouse replied that old Mr Winter is causing her  age spots and dry skin.  Yes we all wished Mr Winter would make up its mind – it’s like spring yesterday and then it started to […]

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Lots and lots of Rain

Posted on November 10, 2010 - Filed Under Life, Weather | Leave a Comment

What a wet weekend we had! Some areas near Yarmouth had as much as 270mm of rain fall over the course of just 4 days, causing much flooding and damage. Roads were washed out, homes were flooded and several bridges collapsed. A dripping bathroom faucet‘s got nothing on the amount of rain we had. A […]

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Ready for Earl

Posted on September 3, 2010 - Filed Under Life, Weather | Leave a Comment

Stupid hurricanes! As if I’m not busy enough already I had to spend the morning taking down the trampoline, removing the slide from it’s platform, bringing in the bug zapper, taking down the mosquito net from around the deck and bringing in the furniture and patio furniture covers. So now we’re all ready for Earl, […]

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Damn it’s Hot!

Posted on July 9, 2010 - Filed Under This Town, Weather | Leave a Comment

I can’t remember it being this hot so early in the summer before. Hot and humid with no breeze to cool things down a little. Usually here in the store if we open the front and back doors we get a nice cool wind blowing through, but all week it’s been dead air, no breeze […]

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Posted on April 16, 2010 - Filed Under Amused, Weather | 1 Comment

The weather can’t seem to make up its mind this year. We had some really nice days in March and overall April has been looking pretty good, but then yesterday we had quite a little hail storm that turned the ground white in a matter of minutes. We’ve been getting ready to fix up the […]

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