The ‘Creek Life Strapped in snowshoes, we tried to stride but mostly stomped our way across the open clearing. When we located the buried viewing deck, we stopped and with a satisfying plop found ourselves comfortably on our back staring up at the Milky Way. It was there in the peace I found myself trying […]
Time again for an update on the happenings “AROUND THE YARD.” 1. LET’S BE IN TOUCH: At the October meeting, the Board of Directors noted that over the past four years the BYC Community has twenty-three new owners. That is one-third of our membership! We have also seen an increase in the number of year-round […]
This is the first of a newsletter we will be sending from time to time to keep everybody up to date on news, issues, and events “Around The Yard.” Here goes….
A dispatch from the ‘Creek where suddenly Spring is mounting a solid comeback! Indeed, after shouldering through a raw, somewhat dispiriting stretch of icy rain (that included threats of measurable snow), it now appears we are in the clear. That seemed hard to imagine just a few days ago when the disagreeable conditions forced everything […]
Already January is over, but in some ways I feel like winter has yet to begin. Any progress to the contrary has been quickly erased by misty, gray days reminiscent of late fall. In fact, the open water makes the relatively recent Polar Vortex now seem like an obscure memory. Of course, even that event was not a harken back to winters of old, but rather the ushering in of a fierce unpredictability now evidenced by epic windstorms and rainfall totals often conveyed by inches.