I take LEAP YEARS into account.
This year was a LEAP YEAR.
So, April 6 this year,
in terms of days since Jan. 1,
is 96 — same as April 7
for a non-Leap Year.
Ice Out 1992 to 2019.
So, this was EARLIEST since 2016.
Much earlier than the last two years.
Vagaries of Ice Out 2000 to 2019.
Pretty early, but given the noticeably mild winter it was to be expected.
Not as early as 2016, 2012 or 2010. But, nonetheless, early.
Learning to use a chainsaw (electric be it) is a VALUABLE life skill.
She wants to help out her old father.
She was too young to help when we put this up, like 10-years ago.
But, she is sure old enough to help take it down.
In case you are wondering, our DAMNED insurance company, new as of last September, is ‘Central Insurance’. What a PAIN. I offered to give them a letter waiving their liability. NOPE.
Well it is done.
Here are some YouTube videos to amuse you. WAIT for the SMILE.
I had to show her ….