We finally arrived home late last night, to a nice warm house with running water, but no internet, phones or cable. Just when I thought I would have to go to the library to access the internet (other than on my iPhone), like magic it came back on this afternoon after 11 days!! ... [Read More]
Surviving Sandy and Helping in the Aftermath
We were the lucky ones. The first two days we were surrounded by downed trees and mangled power lines but fortunately did not sustain any damage to our property. On Wednesday, two Good Samaritans (we don't know who they were) arrived with a chainsaw and removed the tree that blocked one end of our ... [Read More]
New York Times Watches Sandy
Photo via the New York Times The New York Times has installed a camera on the roof of their building in New York City and will provide updated photos every sixty seconds as the storm bears down on the city. If you want to see the storm in real time as it unfolds in ... [Read More]
Where is Sandy Going Next??
Photo via ABC News from Hilton Head, SC over the weekend I wish this was a post about some fun place where I am headed to next...but, unfortunately, I share a name with this monster storm, Hurricane Sandy, that is headed straight in my direction. It's still quiet here in Fairfield ... [Read More]