Tag Archives: New England

Tara’s World: Crescent Lake, Maine

 All photos are by Tara C.L. (age 15) and are copyrighted with all rights reserved.

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Snow-viewing in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts

A few days before snowstorm Nemo descended upon us, I learned about the Japanese tradition of hosting “snow-viewing” (yukimo) gatherings.  In Boston, the roads are barely plowed and cars are still banned from the streets but until the next thaw arrives, … Continue reading

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If Only Wishing Could Get Me a Plane Ticket

Charlie Wilson wrote on Examiner.com today about historical meteorological events that have taken place on January 24th.  Here’s what I learned: On this day in 1857,  -50° temperatures were reported in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. The temperature was -30° in … Continue reading

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The First of December

Today is the first of December.  I know the official change of season occurs when the Sun has traveled as far south as it can go but I’ve always thought of this date as the first day of winter.  It … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

 

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November

My birthday is in mid-November. If I lived in Argentina or New Zealand, I could celebrate my birthday in the spring. But I live (at least for now) in New England. In this corner of the world, November bears witness … Continue reading

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Things I Learned Today

Baby snapping turtles eat strawberries. It’s very difficult to “shoot the moon” when playing Hearts if you have no hearts in your hand. If you have a hard time doing a salsa body roll on land, it might be hard … Continue reading

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