The World According to Maiden Fair

Archive for May, 2007

Rain – Finally

Posted: Monday, May 28th, 2007 @ 7:57 am in Maiden's World | No Comments »

Isn’t it strange that when it rains for days on end we get upset, down in the dumps and fractious (don’t you just love that word!!) But then when it doesn’t rain we get upset and worried! We are certainly a people that are not easily pleased. Living among the farmers of the midwest – […]

Farmer’s Market

Posted: Thursday, May 3rd, 2007 @ 5:55 pm in Maiden's World, World of Health | No Comments »

The local Farmer’s Market opened today – we have about 5 per week in different localities around the area. It has been so cold here that there wasn’t much at the farmer’s market. It also wasn’t a particularly nice day. After the warmth and sunshine earlier in the week, it was chilly and threatening rain […]

Power Failure

Posted: Wednesday, May 2nd, 2007 @ 10:22 pm in Maiden's World | 1 Comment »

We were nicely ensconsed in the living room watching our favorite TV shows this evening – actually watching Criminal Minds and recording Crossing Jordan – when the power went out. It was just like someone had flipped a switch and all the power in the entire neighborhood was out. It was really strange as there […]

Spring – or Summer!!

Posted: Tuesday, May 1st, 2007 @ 3:26 pm in Maiden's World | No Comments »

Spring has finally arrived in the Mid West – I was convinced that it would never get here. Yesterday it hit 93 degrees on the car themometer when I was in North Davenport. This is nuts when it was only in the 40’s and 50’s just a week ago. I’m not complaining!! It is dry […]