Don on April 26th, 2012

Thursday: (04/26) Today is my birthday. I cooked home fried potatoes with hotdogs and eggs for breakfast. Lou had a doctors appointment this morning. I unpacked and tinkered at home all day. She stopped in Mountain View on the way home ant the Hong Kong Bakery and picked up a few things for lunch.  I […]

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Don on April 22nd, 2012

Sunday: (04/22) It’s already hot at 8am. I think I’ll need to find a shady tree and a breeze while we’re here? We went out to a late breakfast to IHOP restaurant. There was a bit of a wait. Helen and I had Swedish pancakes with eggs and sausage. awn had bacon wrapped steak with […]

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Don on April 21st, 2012

Friday: (04/20) Lou made sausage eggs and hash browned potatoes for breakfast. Dawn and i finished packing and left about 11:30. Lou and Meili were off to a rummage sale. Lou decided not to leave town due to her allergy attacks. Our oak tree may be the culprit but she decided there might not be […]

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Don on April 17th, 2012

Tuesday: (04/17) Lou took the new car in to the shop this morning. The back of the drivers seat came apart. It took all of two minutes for them to fix it by snapping it back together. Hopefully it stays together now. She also ordered a spare key fob and key for Dawn. Cinnamon tarts […]

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Don on April 16th, 2012

Monday: (04/16) I had planned on catching the train to San Francisco early but the system was shut down for a couple of hours because of a suicide on the tracks. So, I wasn’t in a hurry to catch a train and wait onboard. We all went out breakfast at IKEA. Breakfast is free on […]

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Don on April 11th, 2012

Wednesday: (04/11) Lou’s day off so I fixed eggs and toast for breakfast. I checked the work of the water repair crew. After I left, then continued and the road was already patched. They had dug so much out they couldn’t have covered it with traffic plates. Another crew stopped by and cleaned up some […]

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Don on April 10th, 2012

Tuesday: (04/10) The rain was back today. I drove the Jeep down to the smog shop. It didn’t seem to want to pass it’s self diagnostics so I left it at the shop for them to do whatever it took. I walked on to downtown Mountain View and met Lou. We had pork bun breakfasts […]

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Don on April 9th, 2012

Monday: (04/09) First thing I did was call our insurance company to add the new car. Withing 15 minutes I had the required proof of insurance forms. Breakfast at the IKEA store. It’s free Monday. I picked up a new waste basket for the bathroom. Lou checked on retiring the old Volvo. Seems the state […]

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Don on April 8th, 2012

Saturday: (04/07) Lou was busy buzzing around in the new car. There were rummage and garage sales to get to. She, Dawn and Meili made the rounds and Dawn came back with a library chair, the kind of old oak chair that unfolds into a ladder. I tinkered some in the shop but mostly continued […]

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Don on April 6th, 2012

Friday: (04/06) No not a different language. I finished off the corned beef hash while Lou had corn meal mush for breakfast. Lou and I stopped by Stevens Creek Hyundai so we could test drive our new car replacement model. One concern was whether the ride in such a small car as the Hyundai Accent […]

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