Monthly Archives: April 2019

Tues. April 30, 2019 – more running around

71F and damp. Depending on the source, we get rain sometime today. Yesterday ended up being very nice. WAY too damp but still cool. Wind was blowing like crazy. I’ve got a Dr’s appointment this am, then take a load … Continue reading

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Mon. April 29, 2019- another week starts

71F and pretty damp.  Yesterday was nice all day.  A bit humid and hot in the sun, but all in all, a great day to be outside. Didn’t get much sleep last night either.  Around 330am someone rang our doorbell, … Continue reading

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Sun. April 28, 2019 – not as resilient as I once was

67F and sunny. Looks like a great day. I was up until after 3am. I’m awake but not by much. The girls are doing chemistry at the kitchen table, making slime. I need to do chemistry at the counter and … Continue reading

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Sat. April 27, 2019 – another week gone

65F and sunny.  High humidity though. Lots to do today.  Daughter’s birthday party (and sleepover, joy.) Other daughter’s two sportsball games.  Garden.  Lawn.  Cleaning before 8 little girls arrive….  I’m gonna need earplugs and sedatives…. Anyone get any prepping done … Continue reading

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Fri. April 26, 2019 – driving all day, so some links

Supposed to be clear and nice today and tomorrow. I’ll update that before I leave the house.   [59F and not quite saturated] I’ve got a pickup in San Marcos, so I’ll probably swing by Austin as well and hit the … Continue reading

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Thur. April 25, 2019 – getting old is not for the weak

63F and wet. Off and on sprinkles late yesterday afternoon, and continued through the night. At least the grass got watered. Year end school activities continue to take extra time, and summer sports are starting up too. How did my … Continue reading

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Wed. April 24, 2019 – relatively few things on my calendar

60F and damp this morning. Yesterday was overcast and had occasional sprinkles. I am pretty sure I could see storm cells in the distance so someone might have gotten serious rain… Wife is safely home. And I’m happier. I don’t … Continue reading

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Tues. April 23, 2019 – busy again…

Probably cool and wet. Rain in the forecast. I’m out all morning, and evening, with sporadic work breaking out during the day. Commenting will likely be light, but I know you guys can pick up the slack. I’ll check in … Continue reading

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Mon. April 22, 2019 – back to the grind

65F and damp this am. Yesterday turned beautiful and stayed beautiful all day. We’re forecast for clear for a couple more days, and I hope we stay relatively cool too. Work on the yard and house will continue this week. … Continue reading

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Sunday, April 21, 2019 – Easter Sunday

Somewhere around the mid-60sF with lots of dew….in the pre-dawn hour… Today is a day of Celebration for much of the Western World, and bits and pieces of the Eastern, depending on how you reckon such things. Let it be … Continue reading

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