Category Archives: guest post – nick

Fri. Mar. 16, 2018 – what did you do to prep for LIFE?

71F, 94%RH and yep, back in Houston… Still, it looks like a nice day outside.– EDIT — started raining 🙁 This week, instead of what you did to prep specifically, what made you what you are today? What changed you … Continue reading

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Fri. Feb. 23, 2018 – What did you do to prep this week?

Friday again.  If time was passing any faster, it would be going backwards…. I’ve added an OFD Project page.  It’s link is in the black bar at the top of this page.  I’ll copy relevant comments or updates there as … Continue reading

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Fri. Feb. 16, 2018 -Pandemic flu preparedness

NB- after seeing how big this comment was, and recalling RBT’s instructions to me, I am promoting this comment to a Post. On an entirely separate subject, pandemic preparedness…. I’m looking thru the CDC’s Flu Pandemic readiness checklist for … Continue reading

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Fri. Feb. 16, 2019 Friday, again. Wow.

I’m tellin’ ya, time is flyin’ by…. 70F and 99%RH. Moisture condensing on concrete deck and floor, and anything metal or solid in the garage. Can anyone say “less than ideal storage conditions?” I did make a great dessert last … Continue reading

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Fri. Feb. 9, 2018 finally …

Well, not exactly ‘finally Friday’ as this week blazed by. Currently 56F and overcast, with T-storms in the area forecast. I’ve been thinking.  (smell the smoke?) Most of the immigration rationalizing has to do with bringing in workers and ‘vigorous … Continue reading

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Fri. Jan. 26th, 2018 Finally Friday

It has been a long week. Busy weekend of work and family ahead too, but at least the weather should be a bit better. 53F and mostly clear in Houston today. I took a look at my citrus trees and … Continue reading

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Tues. Jan. 23, 2018 – Visitation today, if you are in the area

2:00 PM – 6:00 PM Family 115 Crossfield Ridge Ct Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27127 There will be no formal services. Donations in lieu of flowers may be made to Alleghany County Public Library 115 Atwood Street Sparta, NC 28675.   … Continue reading

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Sun. Jan 21, 2018 A sad day for all of us

12:40pm. Bob passed away last night at the rehab center around 9pm. I had spent the afternoon with him. He was talking fairly clearly but coughing up a lot of junk from his lungs. I was at home when the … Continue reading

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Thur. 11, 2018- Nick here….

Good morning all, the polar snowmaggedon freezing hell on earth end days – otherwise known as “a bad winter storm”  seems to be over for  a while.  It’s 60F and dreary here in Energy City. Our continued best wishes to … Continue reading

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Wed, Jan 3, 2018!!! Nick posting

It was 17 degrees, cloudy, and calm when I took Colin out at 8:15. Still home. Just running late this morning. Nothing new to report. =============================================================== Good morning all, I’m assuming Barbara is on her way down to see Bob, … Continue reading

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