Monthly Archives: October 2014

It was a Cold but Sunny Day

Last Sunday was cold! Good thing it was sunny because if it had rained it probably would have turned to snow. It was windy too but that didn’t slow down Dawn and Alex, my guests with their mother at my … Continue reading

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Keene NH

My friend Nancy, her children and I headed up to Keene, NH for the annual Pumpkin Festival. Who knew a bunch of immature, rowdy college kids would steal the limelight. We didn’t see any of it. We heard the sirens, … Continue reading

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Dino Land or Into the Fog!

Dusk was fast approaching. The twilight time when shadows lengthen and imagination runs wild.   We watched the “Great Pumpkin” wow the crowd and explored the exhibits tucked in the entry square and then it was time to take that … Continue reading

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It was a Five Star Night

Or a two thumbs up or any other sign approval you can think of. It was just plain fun! Edaville Railroad used to be a little engine that traveled around the cranberry bogs. The big deal was at Christmas when … Continue reading

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Raining and cold

I was hoping the weatherman would be wrong but he hit the nail on the head today. Rainy and cold. I might have to break down and put the heat on. I wanted to wait until I had the furnace … Continue reading

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Everybody Loves a Parade

Finally leaving the midway and rides behind we found another building we hadn’t explored. They had a mechanical cow where you could try your hand at milking her. A stage was set up with a garden revue, animatrons that sang … Continue reading

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An Agricultural Fair

The Big E has it all. The midway and rides; corn dogs, funnel cakes and The Big E cream puff. They had a huge sculpture made of butter. The Mallory building held the animals, llamas, sheep, pigs… The building wasn’t … Continue reading

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The Big E

The elephant ride was in the past and we began working our way toward the big circus tent. It was loud and people were everywhere! Your senses are bombarded by noise, color, smells. Some smells were barnyard and others were … Continue reading

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Coming soon

More Fair stories and pictures. But for now I just have to say…this isn’t October’s Bright Blue Weather. It hasn’t stopped raining since the calendar turned the page!

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80 degrees in September

WOW! Blue sky and hot weather. Seems like a summer’s day not late September. Near Southeastern MA where I live the leaves made a sudden color change this week. We are starting to see some reds and oranges sprinkled in … Continue reading

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