Monthly Archives: December 2015

Thursday, 31 December 2015

09:58 – I suppose that 2015 was a good year for some people, but for most it’s been a year best forgotten. I’d like to think that 2016 will be a better year, but I’m afraid it will end up … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 30 December 2015

09:39 – The unfinished basement area is still cluttered, but we’ve made a lot of progress on getting it cleared out. We’ll work more on it today. By the first of the week, I hope to have things set up … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 29 December 2015

09:52 – We left here yesterday morning for Winston. We dropped Colin off at the house and headed out to do errands. Barbara dropped me off at the dentist to get my fangs cleaned and sharpened, and then drove over … Continue reading

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Monday, 28 December 2015

07:56 – One of the most frequent prepping-related queries I get has to do with antibiotics: Are animal antibiotics safe for human use? Are antibiotics safe to use after their “expiration dates”? Which specific antibiotics should I store, and how … Continue reading

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Sunday, 27 December 2015

09:23 – Frances and Al left for home yesterday afternoon after a nice visit. Colin is officially bored, since he now has just Barbara and me to manage. We’ll get back to work downstairs starting today. We need to get … Continue reading

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Saturday, 26 December 2015

09:44 – Colin has had his hands full, with extra people to keep track of, check on frequently, and herd. On the other hand, extra people around means he’s getting more human food than usual, so I’m sure he figures … Continue reading

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Friday, 25 December 2015

09:55 – Merry Christmas to all of you who celebrate the holiday. Our guests should be arriving shortly. Barbara has everything ready. She baked brownies and a cinnamon crumb cake yesterday and baked bread this morning. There’s a Christmas CD … Continue reading

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Thursday, 24 December 2015

10:52 – We’re taking the next couple of days off from physical labor to relax and enjoy the holiday. Barbara is baking brownies and a cinnamon crumb cake this morning. This afternoon we’ll make up a batch of no-knead bread … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 23 December 2015

12:05 – We’re pretty much finished getting the downstairs finished area ready for use. Barbara is currently unboxing books and transferring them to the bookshelves. My office, the larger of the two downstairs bedrooms, is still cluttered with stacks of … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 22 December 2015

09:05 – We’re having Christmas at our house this year, with overnight guests. Barbara is almost finished getting set up for that, other than a supermarket run on Thursday, followed by baking and so on. What with everything else going … Continue reading

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