Don on April 26th, 2010

Monday: (04/26) After our showers we were on our way toward Mojave, Tehachapi, and Bakersfield. We gassed up in Mojave then stopped in Tehachapi for lunch at the Apple Shed. I had twice baked potato soup while Lou had a slice of apple pie. I followed my soup with a slice of pie as well. […]

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Don on December 29th, 2009

Tuesday: (12/29) Lou fixed a nice breakfast of home fries, eggs and bacon. Helen was off back towards Bakersfield this morning. Lou headed down to San Jose for more doll molds and Dawn and Courtney were off to a friends house. I enjoyed some time inside. Every thing is muddy again due to a good […]

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Don on December 21st, 2009

Monday: (12/21) Wow! it doesn’t seem like it’s been another year already.  Normally we would have departed for our winter trip a week ago but this year departure is delayed. Possibly mid January now. Weather was nice this morning but drippy all afternoon. I tinkered in the shop finishing most of the electrical in the […]

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Monday: (12/14) I fixed the leftover  sauerkrauted potatoes as fried potatoes with bacon and eggs for breakfast. VERY good! Today was the nice day between two rain storms. It actually got warm and was quite nice outside. I started a pot of white beans with ham in the crock pot. We managed to take a […]

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Don on December 8th, 2009

Monday: (12/07) It’s freezing out there! We moved out  of the RV. Lou was busy helping the neighbor. I worked at the computer much of the day. Cereal for breakfast. Lou and I shared a lunch from our local Chinese restaurant. Dinner was leftover pork roast with vegetables and potatoes. Tuesday: (12/08) Another cold day. […]

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Don on November 30th, 2009

Monday: (11/30) I delivered the old car to Midas for a free oil change. Not too much is free anymore and this ended up costing use nothing. Nice.Ernie and I finished the shed base, built the front walls and raised the rest of the walls. The front wall is not part of the manufactured shed […]

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Don on November 23rd, 2009

Monday: (11/23) I’m not sure I’m ready for winter, especially since we’ll be hanging around close to or at home until at least after Christmas. Our last extended trip ended in April and Lou and I haven’t gotten out since then. We’ve been busy here at home. Even though I’m a sissy Californian and don’t  […]

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Don on November 15th, 2009

Monday: (11/16) A day off.Lou and I went out looking at our local shopping center. We had a successful shopping trip by buying very little.Breakfast was leftover enchiladas. Lou and I had lunch at our favorite noodle house Luu Noodles in Mountain View. Ernie fixed hamburger stroganoff with fresh broccoli and cauliflower¬† for dinner.Tuesday: (11/17) […]

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Don on November 10th, 2009

Monday: (11/09) Ernie and I finished the front of Lou’s new shed. It still needs a door but it is a building now. Lou and Dawn were in San Jose for a meeting in the morning.Well, it happened again. We finally lit the pilot light on our heater at home. It’s been getting cooler and […]

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Don on November 8th, 2009

Ernie has a new home, almost.¬† We Started looking in earnest for Ernest’s home recently. We had been looking for either a class A or B motorhome or a travel trailer. We don’t have anything that could move a fifth wheel so that was ruled out. We also decided that a travel trailer was better […]

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