Category Archives: emergency kits

Saturday, 13 August 2016 Home made first aid kits

Based on comments from a previous post, here is some discussion of basic first aid kits. FWIW, I like to build my basic kits and my much more capable ‘car kits’ around a makeup organizer or a toiletries organizer. I … Continue reading

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Thursday, 25 September 2014

08:31 – Barbara is due back late today, and I still have cleaning up to do. The morning paper reports a train derailment in Rural Hall, a few miles from here. Three tanker cars derailed, but spilled only 50 to … Continue reading

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Sunday, 21 September 2014

08:47 – Barbara left at 0400. Colin was outraged. I just went back to sleep. Something odd is going on with the fire hydrants on our street. Ever since we moved into this house in 1987, the hydrant in the … Continue reading

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Friday, 19 September 2014

09:38 – With Barbara leaving at 0400 Sunday morning, I’m trying to keep her from exhausting herself before she leaves. These tours are often physically demanding, with lots of walking. Barbara said she’d stop at the supermarket on the way … Continue reading

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Monday, 15 September 2014

07:41 – I need to pay the estimated taxes today. I really hate writing big checks to the government for money we’ll never see again. Barbara and I made up a bunch of chemical bags yesterday for chemistry kits. Today, … Continue reading

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