Monthly Archives: July 2017

Friday, 21 July 2017

08:33 – It was 69F (20.5C) when I took Colin out at 0645, sunny and clear. The septic tank situation is resolved, in the sense that we can again flush toilets and use the sinks, washing machine, and so on. … Continue reading

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Thursday, 20 July 2017

08:15 – It was 66F (20C) when I took Colin out at 0630, sunny and clear. We didn’t get much done yesterday after I posted. The electrician showed up mid-morning. When we walked downstairs, there was a pool of sewage … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 19 July 2017

08:45 – It was 68F (20C) when I took Colin out at 0700, sunny and clear. I got a bunch of solutions made up yesterday for science kits. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be labeling and filling bottles–thousands of … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 18 July 2017

09:21 – It was 66.1F (19C) when I took Colin out at 0650, sunny and clear. Barbara is working around the house and yard this morning, and volunteering this afternoon. We’re working on building more science kits, which is a … Continue reading

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Nick post- quick response to article becomes a post about selling stuff online

Some people here have expressed interest in my business (former sideline, now primary) and conveniently there is an article on survivalblog… https://survivalblog.com/unemployed-starting-home-based-business-w-l/#more-44752 I wrote this response as a comment, but promoted it to post due to length. It’s still a … Continue reading

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Monday, 17 July 2017

09:06 – It was 78.7F (26C) when I took Colin out at 0800, bright and partly cloudy. That’s the latest Colin has let me sleep in for at least several months. Barbara spent all day yesterday doing a deep clean … Continue reading

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Sunday, 16 July 2017

11:06 – It was 70.0F (21C) when I took Colin out at 0720, sunny and cloudless. Frances and Al came up Friday morning, stayed the night, and attended yesterday’s auction of Bonnie’s house and its contents. There were a lot … Continue reading

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Saturday, 15 July 2017

08:58 – It was 69.6F (21C) when I took Colin out at 0700, overcast and drippy. The basement den and master bath are both complete except for some punch-list items like re-installing vent grills and installing the ceiling light fixtures … Continue reading

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Friday, 14 July 2017

08:48 – It was 73.3F (23C) when I took Colin out at 0720, overcast and breezy. Justin almost finished laying the ceramic tile in the master bathroom yesterday. He ended up one or two pieces short because he ran out … Continue reading

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Thursday, 13 July 2017

08:59 – Friday the 13th falls on a Thursday this month. It was 75.1F (23C) when I took Colin out at 0715, cloudless and bright. The downstairs is finished enough that we can get to work on getting stuff back … Continue reading

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