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The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

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The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  Lavender Debs on 2/10/2013, 10:40 am

Maybe your power is out, maybe you are digging out. How ya doen?
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Re: The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  camprn on 2/10/2013, 11:06 am

There has been some activity this last night and morning in the NE thread with some news... No word yet from Cape Coddess.

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Re: The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  quiltbea on 2/10/2013, 12:09 pm

We had 19 plus inches of the white stuff, but very light. That weight helped keep the power outages down to a minimum. We didn't lose ours tho over 100 thousand did in Maine.

My gardens are buried. In my flower beds the snow was so deep it toppled over on the birdbath seen below.


A friend living on the Cape said there are still many without power but hope to hear from CapeCoddess soon.
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Re: The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  quiltbea on 2/10/2013, 12:15 pm

I just got an email from my Cape Cod friend and she said several are still without power and won't get it back til Wed so we may be waiting a bit longer to see Cape Coddess. Many have moved into motels for the duration.
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Re: The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  Dunkinjean on 2/10/2013, 8:44 pm

Here in Central NJ we got about 8 inches of snow.
Apparently the snow starting coming down Fri. am and continued until Sat. am.
I work at an Elementary school and we had an early dismissal even though there wasn't much accumulation but had a mixture of snow, rain and sleet at various times until late afternoon.

Thank goodness we invested in a snow blower when our youngest went to college!

All of my garlic beds are covered with snow and I am still planning my gardens for this year - can't wait.... bounce
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Re: The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  CapeCoddess on 2/11/2013, 11:31 am

I'm back! *whew* What an experience...and it was only 2 days and 3 nites. I posted more about it with photos in the New England thread.

Glad everyone is safe and sound. Thanks for thinking of me, all. I'm sure that's what helped to keep me warm... I love you ...with the help of a huge down quilt.

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Re: The Morning After 2/9; Hey Northeasters, how ya doen?

Post  GWN on 2/11/2013, 11:51 am

So glad to see you are well.
ITs funny you chose such a sunny photo of yourself HARd to envision you cold and under a quilt.

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