Canandaigua, NY
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It’s Christmas Time in the Finger Lakes

Slowly the outdoor Christmas decorations are going up. It’s been cold since Thanksgiving and we haven’t had many of those days where the sun is shining and the temperatures are driven up into the forties – temperatures which are ideal to put up outside Christmas decorations. Maybe it’s just me but it seems like 2018…read more

 

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Winter Arrives in the Finger Lakes

A change in the weather is something that folks who live in the Finger Lakes Region of New York State have to frequently deal with.  For the last three or four years our falls have hung on through September, October, and even through November. This year the last of our fall weather ended on October…read more

 

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Squeezing the Last Drop Out of Summer

Our fall weather here in the Finger Lakes can be sometimes quite fickle. Nevertheless, I have been asking my brother from California to try to come for a visit when our leaves are at a peak and when Mother Nature dons her most splendid garb before retiring for the winter months. We were overjoyed when…read more

 

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What Happened to Summer?

What happened to summer? Soon Labor Day will be here and the children will be going back to school. But I can’t help myself as I keep asking, what happened to summer? The nights are already beginning to cool and the tomatoes in my garden are just about done producing for the year. Even with…read more

 

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What Does Easter Have To Do With Easter Flowers?

When Jeanette and I returned from Florida, it was a cold evening with the temperature at the Rochester airport of 26 degrees. We missed the big snow storm of the previous week and all of our friends in Binghamton who suffered through 35 inches of snow urged us to stay in Florida for another week.…read more

 

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The January Thaw in the Finger Lakes

Almost every year in January in the Finger Lakes, Old Man Winter takes a break and allows some warming temperatures to return which melt some of the snow base and ice that have formed on the ground and on the waters of the Finger Lakes. But this year seems to be an exception as Old…read more

 

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