The good news: the bomb cyclone winter storm is over.
The bad news: it’s 0 degrees this morning, with a wind chill factor of -26.
The good news: we have electricity.
The bad news: we are low on propane and therefore conserving heat by using the propane fireplaces very little and using our electric heat a lot. We look forward to Monday’s delivery!
The good news: we are recovering from the virus/bronchitis/Texas bug that we got in Austin.
The bad news: we are recovering very, very slowly. This thing is hard to get rid of!
The good news: Son Ben is safely back home in Texas.
The bad news: we miss him.
The good news: starting tomorrow, the arctic blast is over and normal winter temperatures will resume.
The bad news: it’s still January.