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Yes, really.  Doncha just hate that?  😆

This is the year of oppressive heat; the heat that will not stop.  Whilst we’re still about 10 degrees above normal (at 105), we lucky people are not under the heat advisory.

Why not? I can only assume it’s because you don’t give heat advisories in Hell.  :lol:What would be the point? Seriously, though, it’s because (and again, I assume) the heat we’re getting is not too far out of the norm that it qualifies as being something to take under advisory for us here.

And it’s been buggy.  The one (little) bit of rain we got a few weeks ago must have been enough to get the mosquitos to hatch.  The flies are still all over, too (which is how one landed in my tea), and showing no signs of slowing down.

Last night, even after 7 pm, it was hot enough that my chickies (heat tolerant breeds) didn’t want to roam much; hunkering down in the grass, wings spread, and panting.  Poor babies!

I am so sick of the climate here I can’t see straight.  I need some green.  I need some water.  I need some lower temps!

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With schooling starting next week, I am hoping to get more of the homeschooling series wrapped up.  No promises, though, because it’s going to be a madhouse around here just trying to get organized.

One of the best things about homeschooling is not being bound to taking vacations on the school schedule.  And I need one!

If we don’t need to go to Tulsa soon, I’m eyeing Colorado…….

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