Don on July 30th, 2012

Monday: (07/30) We were busy returning to @home mode and cleaning the house today. In the afternoon we met with a potential estate planner. We got to see Wolfie’s new ramp all painted and with the roofing for anti slip. Lou made a nice sausage and eggs with hash browned potatoes for breakfast. Leftovers for […]

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Don on July 27th, 2012

Friday: (07/27) Crasin muffins for breakfast. Ernie and I finished building the ramp for Wolfie. All that remains is to install the ramp surface, which will be some left over roll roofing material and to paint it, both tasks for Ernie. We all finished packing the RV to leave. Chicken and artichoke rice salad for lunch. […]

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Don on July 19th, 2012

Thursday: (07/19) Thursdays are always interesting. They usually start as it did today with tea in the back yard. Check. Our days is generally planned during tea. Check. Today the first item was a dash down to Walmart, before the crowds arrive, to get a replacement paper shredder. Our existing shredder gave it’s life in […]

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Don on July 18th, 2012

Wednesday: (07/18) Lou made green slime for breakfast. About 10am we drove the RV down to the San Antonio Mall, about 1.5 miles from home. They knocked down most of the old mall a while back and now it is looking more and more like they are making progress toward completing the reconstruction. Unfortunately the […]

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Don on July 13th, 2012

Thursday: (07/12) Lou baked an omelet for breakfast. Ernie and I finished about a third of the concrete edge for the green house/patio area. Chinese chicken salads for lunch. Leftovers for dinner. I had pizza. Friday: (07/13) Brother Ernie’s birthday today. We had green smoothies for breakfast. Eventually we got started pouring some more of […]

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Don on July 11th, 2012

Wednesday: (07/11) Ernie and I started early moving some rock in the cool of the morning. We started a bit after 7am in violation of the no work until after 8am in Palo Alto, but rules are meant to be broken and we were pretty quite anyway. We were quite, that is until I started […]

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Don on July 10th, 2012

Tuesday: (07/10) I started the day by moving some surplus stuff out to the curb hoping someone would take it and save us disposal fees. I moved a couple of half sized king bed box springs and a bed frame and head board that we didn’t use in reassembiling our bed. I got all the stuff […]

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Don on July 9th, 2012

Monday: (07/09) First thing this morning was the to clear the driveway for the approaching rock. I moved the motorhome and car and put up a little temporary barrier to keep the rock off the lawn. I stopped off and got some donuts for my breakfast. Lou and Dawn had the green smoothies again. The […]

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Don on July 6th, 2012

Thursday: (07/05) Lou enjoyed cereal for breakfast. I was fasting so planned to eat later. First thing on the list today was a visit to Kaiser for some lab tests for me and an appointment for Lou. After I donated a few drops of blood, I stopped by the Hong Kong Bakery for breakfast of […]

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Don on July 4th, 2012

Wednesday: (07/04) Happy Birthday USA!. Another green smoothie morning long with morning tea in the back yard. We had our holiday meal around 2pm. What could be more appropriate for a celebration of US origin than tacos? Maybe the corn on the cob helps? We enjoyed the meal in the back yard with good weather.

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