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A Slip
Yesterday while I was feeding cows I slipped and fell on the ice, hitting my head.  Fortunately I wasn't hurt but if I would have been 80 it could have been worse.  I'm glad I don't walk with my hands in my pockets or I might have suffered a concussion...
When Was Your First Trip to Softies in Billings?
Softies:  Enemy of the low-carb diet and hero to the ice cream lovers in Billings.  Not too many tiny, seasonal businesses survive for more than half a century, but Softies is one of the sweet exceptions.
My guess is that unless you are over 60 years old, you won't remember how old you…
My First fall And It’s Not Even Winter
Last night I came bounding down the steps, carrying some bags, when I suddenly got a nice reminder about gravity. My bottom step outside of my house catches all of the runoff water, so it is often the only step that is icy. The first nine steps build your confidence, then this one takes you down...
Do Any of These Life Hacks Replace an Ice Scraper?
Whenever the temperatures start dropping, I tend to see posts on social media about "life hacks" to deal with the cold. This year, I decided to try a couple of recipes which claimed to replace one of my least favorite winter chores: Scraping ice off of the windshield...
Winter Storm Watch for Billings Montana
... WINTER STORM WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BILLINGS HAS ISSUED A WINTER STORM WATCH... WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
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10 Strange Ice Cream Flavors For Summer
When the weather gets warmer, and you head out into the sun, you’re bound to eat a whole lot of ice cream. Of course, you could choose from the traditional flavors, like vanilla, chocolate, pistachio and rocky road. But why not try something a little different?