Showing posts from October 30, 2012

It Was Terrible!!

Water: check Candles: check Ice: check Batteries: check
Ready. Set. Go!
It sounded like a freight train outside our house.  The wind howled and rain pelted angrily against whining windows.  
Gracie looked nervous... then told me she had to pee.  She changed her mind once I opened the door to show her out.  
The good news:  It was around 8PM and our lights were still on.     The bad news:  5 minutes later they were off.
Enter Candles.

I prayed for my children and grandchildren.  I prayed for my stepchildren who live near the NJ shore.  I prayed for everyone in harms way.

Then, with all seriousness aside my future daughter-in-law who is five months pregnant with my future grandson...  sent me this quick video that made me LOL!

Even the scarecrow was laughing...

Morning brought calmer winds and little rain...  but still no electricity.   Gary already had a plan just in case...  Morning Coffee would be 'hand made' on the gas grill.

We spent the morning filling up the cooler with …