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Late Winter Shorts

Me and Tuco the Dog ON DUTY

This past Wednesday was the first official Shorts Day for South Texas.  Think the temp got to about 90 or so. It is not unusual to see 50 degree swings in temperature from night to day this time of year. I got my Carhartt vest and long pants on this morning with temps in the 40s.  We are expecting 70s by late afternoon.  If you are one of those folks who thrive on set routine and sameness of life, South Texas +Gate Guarding is probably not for you.

Being as how the weather was

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A man can only drink so much coffee

Our neighbor across the caliche road on a foggy and chilly morning.

It is tough to describe Texas weather to them that have not actually lived through a change of seasons down South Texas way.   When I am reading the various RV forums, seems like the wind is what rattles our Winter Snowbirds the hardest.   Livin’ with the wind day in and day out,  you get to where you don’t pay it much mind most of the time.  About the only time it gets to me is when you can’t push the door open or you have to tie down

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