Sunday, July 29, 2012

108 degrees - a fine day for golf

Today it was 108 degrees ... and a fine day for golf.   While a buddy of mine shot the temperature, I managed a 76.  I'm hoping to not shoot the temperature until Fall.
Come on Mother Nature, enough is enough.

Monday, July 23, 2012

104 degrees at 7:25 PM

And I thought yesterday was hot.

Sunday, July 22, 2012

102 degrees at 7 PM

OK, Mother Nature.  I'm crying uncle.  You win again.

Oma's porch thermometer at 7PM on July 22, 2012.

Saturday, July 07, 2012

July 4th fun

The Potwin 4th of July festivities started on June 29th and ended on the 4th in our back yard with the Potwin Pot Luck Dinner.  Activities included the Outdoor Movie Night, the Fun Run, Potwin T-shirt tie-dyeing, Bocce Ball Tournament, Potwin Porch and Patio Party, Open swim, Potwin Plays Golf, Street Dance, Box Car Show, bike decorating, Potwin Parade, Water balloon toss, Kids softball game, Greenwood vs Woodlawn softball game, Pie baking contest and Watermelon whittling contest.  We also helped our friend Laura Kelly in her bid for reelection to the State Senate by driving her in the Collins Park Parade.  Here are some random photos:

T-shirt tie-dyeing.

Marilyn as Bocce Ball Queen and with Helen at the Potwin Porch and Patio Party:

Dan organizes Potwin Plays Golf.

Granny and Granddad watch the Potwin Parade.

The 1965 Buick Electra cruises in both the Potwin Parade and the Collins Park Parade.

Pot Luck on the 4th at 400 Greenwood.

Oh yes, a special mega thank you to Abbie for the colossal flag.
Happy 4th of July.