Don on April 28th, 2016

Thursday: (04/28) I prepares a nice breakfast of smoked pork hops with home fried potatoes and eggs. Yum! I actually got to work on the water heater. i spent all morning disassembling it, cleaning off the old gaskets, installing the new pilot assembly, and reassembling it. It now works again. I’m actually impressed with GE. […]

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Don on January 13th, 2016

Tuesday: (01/12) We all headed down to San Jose early to meet the refrigerator  delivery folks and do a few other details. We arrived at 0730 for the 0730-1130 delivery window. The called shortly after 0730 and were en route with the delivery completed by 0830. Only one problem, it was a tad too tall. […]

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Don on December 14th, 2015

Monday: (12/14) The rains gone for today but we are colder. In fact yesterdays rain was hail in some nearby cities and some snow fell on our mountains. Lou made a nice omelet for breakfast. She and I were busy in her new shed. We erected the two other shelf units. She then was busy moving […]

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Don on November 24th, 2015

Tuesday: (11/24) Granola for breakfast. Lou and Dawn were off to exercise class and some final Turkeyday shopping. I worked some more on blog photos this morning but finally got out about 1000 and cleaned up the shed putting away the drop clothes and removing masking tape. I had a chili size for lunch while […]

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Don on November 22nd, 2015

Saturday: (11/21) Weekly grocery shopping run. I was busy all day but not too effective. I cleaned out Lou’s shed so she can paint it. She did put a first coat on the ceiling. Due to a change in the East wall I ended up with a couple off cement wall panels extra. They aren’t light […]

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Don on November 7th, 2015

Saturday: (11/07) I got to work on Lou’s shed again today. I finished the wall by the green house. It’s a wet wall because of the watering of the plants so it’s made differently than the rest of the walls. I also wanted to close the green house wall first because we may have a freeze […]

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Don on July 18th, 2015

Saturday: (07/18) Leftovers for breakfast. Lou was under the weather so we didn’t do our Saturday shopping run. I worked in the shop installing a hanging shelf on the wall I just added the paneling to. I made it high enough to roll all the stuff that’s been blocking things up. Welding tanks, scooters, etc. […]

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Don on July 14th, 2015

Tuesday: (07/14) Granola for breakfast. I spent the morning tinkering on the computer. Lou and Dawn had an exercise class in the morning then headed to Santa Cruz for the day. After a nice tuna and cheese sandwich, I finally got to work. I watered the yard since today is one of our two allowed […]

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Don on July 8th, 2015

Wednesday: (07/08) I was busy building a shelf above the hardware chest of drawers. I used some angle iron and scrwed it together with self drilling screws then cut plywood shelves for it. It is intended for more 17 liter plastic tubs to store more hardware, painting supplies, rope and cords, etc. I’ll have room […]

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Don on June 16th, 2015

Tuesday: (06/16) A nice egg sausage and cheese sandwich for breakfast. I was busy cleaning up my shop. Lou was busy moving back in to her craft room. Before noon, my gray water pump arrived for our yard shower. I got to work installing it and needed a few things to complete the installation so I […]

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