Freaked out by the forecast

We’re supposed to get a snowstorm later in the week.

It’ll be a pain, especially after the plow dumps snow at the end of the driveway, but neither of us has to be anywhere that day, and the snowblower ran fine when I used it a couple weeks ago.

But then I saw a forecast of 14 to 20 on the local news, and 24 to 36 down toward Cape Cod, where we used to live.

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How do you keep yourself sane?

Before you read the next paragraph, keep in mind that it’s the first few sentences of an article by Hans Rosling — actually a posthumous book excerpt, he died last year — that’s going to tell you how everything isn’t as bad as people may think. Continue reading “How do you keep yourself sane?”