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Blowing Cold and Hot…

The Chinese curse ‘May You Live in Interesting Times’ certainly seems to apply to the weather in the central USA right now. Whilst Tennessee (where we’ve just left to return to work in Portugal) it is about -4C today (25F), … Continue reading

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Richard and CJ and Irma and Jose

As we continue to enjoy apparently endless sunshine and calm very warm weather in southern Portugal, it is hard to imagine being struck by the force of Irma and the chaos and misery she has brought to the Caribbean. And … Continue reading

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Weather Watch Wales

Today’s Gallery Theme: ‘Groups and Gatherings’ (well, mostly): Look at that. Blue sky, sun, guys at play in large numbers, keen to show off their abilities on the bars. At home in Tennessee today the sky will look like that … Continue reading

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Weather Watch TN

Well, spring appears to have sprung here in TN. After weeks of weird weather, swinging wildly between snow and warm days, it seems that the warm days are taking over. The great outdoors beckons once again: my son Leo and his … Continue reading

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“Nudists Steal Water for Skinny-Dipping”

HA! One more weather-related post. The snow has more or less receded from us for the moment (pending next week’s weird reversal forecast), meaning if we or our kids wanted to continue the snow-wrestling theme it would probably be more … Continue reading

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Your Place or Mine?

I mean… Tennessee or Wales? We hang out in both: currently in TN where it is cold, periods of sleety rain, frost at night and not much wind, or UK, where currently they have had a continuous line of storms … Continue reading

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Whether or not…

“Simon: You local people certainly know weather! Mrs. Drudge: Know whether whaaaat…? Simon: No, weather…” …from the hilarious Tom Stoppard play ‘The Real Inspector Hound’. Word play. I love it, and put some of it hidden deeply in one of … Continue reading

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Weighty Matters

For today, I thought we’de just relax and enjoy a few pictures of guys working on their muscles. The gym is most definitely our spiritual home, whether it be for acrobatics training or for brushing up our strength and appearance. … Continue reading

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Twisters in Tennessee

Well, Dave and I are back in Oak Ridge with our extended family: Karen and Clare, mums of our brilliant nine-year-olds Jaymee and Leo respectively. It’s great to see our kids again, enjoying their rather odd situation of being unrelated sister … Continue reading

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