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Off to see my daughter and their new home
Sunday, March 07, 2021      8 comments

SIL changed jobs and they sold their home in a week and bought a new home in the same week. They have bought two homes gefore that were new in a new subdivision but this one is old but very near the campus. We dont get to see them often because ... Read more
The concern this time of year.
Saturday, March 06, 2021      5 comments

Thursday when we went exploring in Crowley's Ridge our friend reminded us to watch where we stepped that the sun was out and it was 72 degrees. I always look ahead walking in the woods to avoid traps, covered sink holes etc, but I didn't think w... Read more
A beautiful day
Thursday, March 04, 2021      9 comments

Had to meet the Boiler Inspector at the church this morning and he was on time, actually 15 minutes early, and was relieved he was just a boiler inspector as opposed to the Insurance inspector that would inspect the whole church. Ran some errand... Read more
A day late and a lot of dollars short
Wednesday, March 03, 2021      5 comments

My tires were 4 years old and 60,000+miles but the tire salesman said there was still life left because the wear bars were not displayed. During the snow I saw the tread pattern and didn't want to drive interstate with those tires. Found what I ... Read more
Will we ever be well again?
Sunday, February 28, 2021      13 comments

My brother went to visit two of his four grandchildren in Washington County, which fights to stay the number one covid hot spot in AR, December 21st. Wife and I ate dinner with SIL and brother on the 25th. I had tripped over a wheel brake in the... Read more
It will be September before we dry out
Saturday, February 27, 2021      6 comments

We had one week of snow and ice and the ground was soggy before it snowed. Since then we have had around 5" of rain. Our Spring usually has rain but last year many farmers couldn't plant until really late which made some of them harvest in the l... Read more
a week too late
Thursday, February 25, 2021      5 comments

I put my antique Montero in the shop to get the gas gauge fixed in December. He called and told me that he couldn't fix it around the 1st week in January. I told him I wasn't getting out any time soon and if he minded me leaving it with him. He ... Read more
Water Water Everywhere, except in many houses not counting Texas
Monday, February 22, 2021      10 comments

Last night it was raining and the temperature was in the very low 30's. Today it was sunny and in the 50's,mid-50's. The snow and ice melting is creating a heavy run off and the busted mains and house pipes are adding to it. The ground is sog... Read more
deep snow lower clearance
Wednesday, February 17, 2021      9 comments

Developed a heavy case of cabin fever and drovr to Walmart which was closed at 3:30 and drove to our other supermarket found a parking spot and as I approached the doors a lady was telling the couple in front of me that they were closed and just... Read more
Baby it's cold outside!
Monday, February 15, 2021      7 comments

One of my favorite songs. I've spent some real time during this cold spell and when the breeze blew up my leg I was very glad that my home is warm. Entergy is asking that we cut electrical usage and turn out thermostats to 50, which is 50 degree... Read more
Back Home
Monday, February 08, 2021      8 comments

Despite not feeling well, I tested positive but have been out of quarantine two weeks, wife and I went to watch ourm iddle grand child perform in a High School play. She had one of the two most challenging roles and did a magnificent job. at the... Read more
Hiding behind something?
Tuesday, February 02, 2021      5 comments

Ever since I decided I did not feel well enough to go to church Sunday I have been feeling low and slow. Beginning to wonder if it is real or an excuss too be a clug. I'll go to the Dr tomorrow for drug refills and kave him check a few things. H... Read more
The Lord intervened
Saturday, January 30, 2021      7 comments

I had some concern about overdoing my work ability today. However, by the time I had run my errands returned home and hauled the Walmart and HHC purchases in and put them up it started raining and hasn't let up yet.... Read more
Moving better
Friday, January 29, 2021      6 comments

Tomorrow I may prune the butterfly and azalea bushes and buy a new door set for the backdoor. If I don't post tomorrow it will be a sign I over did it.... Read more
slow progress but better than no progress
Thursday, January 28, 2021      9 comments

Typically I want to do it now and get it done. My body doesn't help me out. We had a light that stopped working and it was at the top of our stairway. Bought two switches and they stayed in the bag for almost a month. It was getting dangerous fo... Read more

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