Category Archives: Alabama

Storm Consequences Lead to Unintended Blog Break

4/4/14 Friday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) We knew that a big storm would happen overnight but I forgot to check all the windows so one was left open. Of course, that’s the windowsill where I keep my laptop computer. Early … Continue reading

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Thunderstorms and Tornado Warnings Change Our Plans

4/3/14 Thursday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) We were close to leaving this morning when we saw they were serious about the cold front coming from the West, possible tornadoes along with the thunderstorms due in Memphis area today. Memphis area … Continue reading

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Xtend and Climb Ladder and Washing Rig

4/2/14 Wednesday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) Beautiful day – we have a tall ladder now. John got it up easily and was on top of our roof before I could say what are you doing? I handed him the empty … Continue reading

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Natural Bridge of Alabama and Cloud Categories

4/1/14 Tuesday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) Ah, the birdsong and sweet smells of Spring. Early mornings are special. The most common birds here seem to be mocking birds, then cardinals. I’ve seen some Blue Jays and crows, even a couple … Continue reading

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Spring Day

3/31/14 Monday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) John wanted to play golf today but he found out the golf course is 50 minutes away. Not worth it. So he’s watching golf that he taped yesterday while I worked on the blog … Continue reading

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Ave Maria Grotto, Crooked Creek Civil War Museum, Clarkson Covered Bridge

3/30/14 Sunday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) We slept in (cold morning again) and checked emails and all on our lap tops, then took a walk around the now sunny campground.  The local big boys toy: Must be their tornado shelter: … Continue reading

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Rain Again and “Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children”

3/29/14 Saturday Arley, AL (Hidden Cove-TT/MA) They said it would rain starting at midnight but we didn’t notice it until around 4:30 am. Guess that means we’re sleeping better these days. Rain leads to indoor activities so once again we … Continue reading

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