If you were in Southern Illinois earlier this week, as temperatures actually hit 60 degrees Fahrenheit in some spots, you may have noticed grocery store shelves start to empty. Once the forecast indicated a wintry mix was coming, storm panic hit. People began planning large meals of French toast and meat. Well, maybe not, but … Continue reading Snow Days
I didn't slide driving around this morning, but a poor, large bird almost flew into my vehicle crossing over Crab Orchard Lake... Please be safe driving around in Southern Illinois. The temperature is right on that line of freezing, and some folks are reporting a few slick spots. Big, fluffy snowflakes have been falling in the … Continue reading For the Birds?
Last Saturday, I was finally able to spend a little time at the Carbondale Community Farmer's Market, also affectionately referred to as the winter farmer's market and indoor market. As many of you know, I've been dealing with cancer treatments and restrictions for the past few months that limit my ability to get out and … Continue reading The TOSI Challenge Meets the Carbondale Community Farmer’s Market