Tag Archives: winter

Rising to the Challenge

Before I begin, let me give a shoutout to my wife Jennifer and my four daughters, Aryanna, Bianca, Gracelynn, and Arabella. They have been my greatest source of support and my motivation to stay happy and healthy. Also to my … Continue reading

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I think this may be the first truly crazy thing I have ever decided to do. I am participating in the Polar Plunge. Let me explain. Over the past few years, my love of the outdoors and outdoor activities had … Continue reading

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As It’s Getting Colder

I think West Virginians forget every year that we live in a temperate region. Every year, I hear grunts and grumbles as temperatures rise into the 60s and 70s in December. “This is nuts,” people say. Or my favorite, “The … Continue reading

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The First Real Snow of 2012

I’m getting a lesson on patience right now. Yesterday, weather forecasters in the area were calling for a considerable snowstorm (2-6 inches). The snowfall was supposed to start last night and carry on through today and tomorrow. I love snow. … Continue reading

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