Happy First Day of Spring, crusaders!
Yes, it really, truly is, and someone should really tell the weather. Read the rest of this entry
I’ve never quite understood why the Winter Olympics don’t get as much hype as their warm-weather counterpart. The obvious answer is that there’s a general preference for summer sports. To that I say, okay, but why?
Whatever the reason, this week the 2018 Winter Games kick off in PyeongChang, South Korea, and they are worthy of hype. Actually, they kick off today (2/7), which because of time zones is actually tomorrow (2/8), and is today in South Korea. Time and tenses aside, you should be watching. Read the rest of this entry
Happy Winter Solstice! Yes, that’s right today is the first day of winter. With all the holiday hoopla it may have escaped your notice that it was actually still autumn.
If the official arrival of winter has you feeling down, I have some good news. Today is the shortest day of the year, daylight wise. Bummer, I know. The good news is, that means it’s only getting brighter from here. That’s something, right? Read the rest of this entry
Happy first day of spring! Today marks the vernal equinox here in the northern hemisphere. More importantly, for those of us still recovering from last week’s snow, it suggests that winter might be ending sometime soon. Read the rest of this entry