Don on April 29th, 2005

It’s time to get the RV fixed up. The dash air conditioning hasn’t been working. It’s getting a new compressor. Then next week it’s the refrigerator’s turn since it failed a couple of weeks ago. I was getting worried I wouldn’t be able to get them done before leaving in a couple of weeks but, […]

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Don on April 28th, 2005

The fence job in San Jose is done enough. The fence is in, the mess cleaned up. There is some tinkering to do to the gate and a lattice work needs to be added to part of the fence by the neighbor’s deck but nothing is urgent any longer. It’s amazing how much stuff you […]

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Don on April 24th, 2005

On returning Monday Don poured the concrete for the fence post anchors. A long day.A new post anchor above.Pouring the landing for Dawn’s steps.Tuesday, to relax and let the concrete for the fence post anchors cure, a concrete porch landing was poured for Dawn’s entrance door. Wednesday, a sidewalk to dawn’s door was poured.Thursday, the […]

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Don on April 17th, 2005

We left Tulare Saturday evening stopping for dinner and the night at Harris Ranch at I-5 and Hwy 198. In the morning, we headed West through Coalinga toward King City and Hwy 101. Hwy 198 is a much nicer drive than Hwy 152 further North.Above is the usual shot with the RV.The red flowers in […]

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Don on April 16th, 2005

We made it to the Tulare AG Expo Center for the Antique Farm Equipment Show by about 8am. We pulled into the RV parking area ($5 for the weekend). We had breakfast and went inside. It was perfect weather until about 1pm and then it turned warm.Lou and Dawn look over one of the old […]

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Don on April 16th, 2005

We’re on the road to Tulare for the California Antique Farm Equipment Show. We left late Friday night and stopped in Selma for the night. This is our third year at the show. On leaving the show two years ago, we stopped at Paul Evert’s RV in Fresno. We left with our motor home.California Antique […]

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Don on April 15th, 2005

I’m glad tax time comes only once a year. We always wait till the last minute to do them. Lou prepares them and Don reviews them and enters them into TaxCut for printing and another review. It was interesting this year due to Don’s retirement.Now we can say we’ve done our part! It’s time to […]

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Don on April 14th, 2005

Dawn and Don attended the San Jose State History Honors Luncheon. Dawn loves history and we were seated next to a retired professor who had taught military history, one of Dawn’s favorites.Above Dawn and Don waiting for lunch.building.Lunch was at Bella Mia in downtown San Jose. OK food in a nicely restored building.

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Don on April 13th, 2005

Don often attends the Macromedia user group meetings in San Francisco. There are two groups one with meetings at LearnIt and the other with meetings at Macromedia headquarters. They usually have different topics so both are of interest. Waiting for the crowd to arrive. The BAAMUG, the group at LearnIt has held several of their […]

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Don on April 12th, 2005

Working on the Fence at Dawn’s House in San Jose.The house was built in 1917 and for some reason the fences didn’t last?The fence replacement required the removal of the old post bases and some concrete retaining wall. New Steel post anchors are being installed.

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