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Sunday, January 25, 2015

The Answer

1/25/15 Mt. Rainier from Maple Leaf Park

Sometimes people who live in other parts of the country ask how we can stand to live in a climate that is rainy, drizzly, cloudy or overcast for much of the year.

Today, Jan. 25, the temperature is 63 degrees, and the only clouds I see are as thin as a whisper.

Today, this is the answer.


  1. Good afternoon! We found your photo on a google image search, and we're using it as a background for our family's Rainier summit climb this week. We would love to give you credit for the beautiful painting, how can we contact you? Thanks! My email is

    1. Thanks for your comments, Nick! I'll respond privately by e-mail.