Tagged: weather

Rain, Rain Don’t Go Away … Yet. Exciting News from Viña del Mar

Updated: Well Rick showed up right after I posted this, with exciting updates on the street dogs. Apparently the street dogs do find their places. There were three under the hotel awning and some on the bench under a bus stop, so they do have their ways, although some were still...

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Reversal of Seasons

This post isn’t about weather, much. It’s more about the odd adjustment to being in a different hemisphere than I’m used to. You may recall that when we came down to Chile the weather in Peoria was like this: And in Chile it was like this: Well we knew that...

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We Don’t Have Weather Down Here, We Have Climate

If you can remember way back in February, dear readers, you might recall I had some, well, happy posts about our warm sunny weather. If you need your memory jogged, if you’re in the northern hemisphere you were probably barricaded in your house looking out at several feet of snow...

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Boy’s Weekend In: High School Movies, Baseball & More

Cecile went with her friend Sarah to Santiago for a long weekend, leaving us boys behind to PARTY. Haha, you can stop rolling on the floor laughing now. We had thought about going, but I had some work I wanted to try and get done which wouldn’t happen with traveling...

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The Worm Turns: It’s not the VERNAL Equinox Down Here

Did You Want To Talk About the Weather? “I’ll give you a … prediction: It’s gonna be cold, it’s gonna be gray, and it’s gonna last you for the rest of your” stay in Chile. Bill Murray, Groundhog Day, mostly OK, so we had our fun. It kept snowing up...

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Today in Chile: School, Completas & Sunshine

Another day, another set of firsts. The main items on our agenda were a visit to Joel’s school, having a Chilean lunch of completas, and getting money out to pay for our apartment on Saturday. Joel’s School in Viña For awhile now we’ve known Joel was going to attend St....

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