Monthly Archives: March 2015

Saturday, 21 March 2015

08:32 – Barbara likes the new mattress. She says she slept very well last night. So did I, but then I almost always sleep very well. When she was at the store choosing the mattress, the guy asked her about … Continue reading

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Friday, 20 March 2015

08:41 – Barbara took the day off. She ordered a new mattress and wanted to get the bedroom cleaned out and be here when the mattress was delivered. We’ll both be doing science kit stuff over the next three days. … Continue reading

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Thursday, 19 March 2015

08:08 – Moron North Carolina legislators are again falling prey to the SLAGIATT tendency of all legislators. Like most other legislative initiatives, their attempt to pass legislation to allow DNA samples to be taken from anyone arrested for (not charged … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 18 March 2015

07:52 – One often-overlooked advantage of maintaining a large stock of stored foods and eating routinely from those stores is that it allows you to avoid eating foods that end up being recalled. For example, I see that Kraft just … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 17 March 2015

09:48 – I’m doing science kit stuff today, building boxes and subassemblies for later assembly into full kits. I’m also down to my last case of 100 goggles, so I need to reorder several more cases. This afternoon, I’ll get … Continue reading

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Monday, 16 March 2015

08:03 – I got email from Jen overnight. She and her husband ended up making two more trips to Sam’s Club with the trailer. Their basement is now populated with hundreds of #10 cans in cases of six, stacked eight … Continue reading

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Sunday, 15 March 2015

10:12 – We’re doing the usual Sunday stuff. This afternoon, Barbara will continue watching season 5 of Glee while she labels bottles. I’ll be filling bottles. The mailman brought me six flats of boxes yesterday, four of the regional rate … Continue reading

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Saturday, 3.1415

9:26:53.58 – Happy π day. It’s a chilly, drizzly day here. Barbara has some errands to run, and then we’ll be doing kit stuff. Once we get our current stock of empty bottles labeled and filled, I’ll be reordering so … Continue reading

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Friday, 13 March 2015

08:06 – Friday the 13th falls on a Friday this month. I got another email from the woman I mentioned yesterday. With the news yesterday about two cops being shot in Ferguson, she and her husband decided not to wait … Continue reading

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Thursday, 12 March 2015

08:52 – I got an interesting email yesterday from a woman who wanted to know what she and her husband could do this weekend to jump-start their prepping. They’re both about 40 and both have professional incomes. She drives a … Continue reading

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