Monthly Archives: October 2016

SNAFU

First of all, let me get this out of my system:  here’s a nice, big, fat, juicy FUCK YOU to Verizon.  Placed a ticket almost a week ago to disconnect FiOS at the old place, and turn it on here … Continue reading

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Oy!

We’re 95% moved out.  Still had to go through the rigamarole of contacting any institution with which I have financial biz, and the USPS, which now requires a $1 fee for forwarding mail.  Dafuq?  Forwarding mail used to be free, … Continue reading

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Got It Done!

The movers I hired yesterday showed right smack dab at 7:30 this morning.  I only asked them to move three pieces of furniture, a giant-ass 1″ thick pile heavy wool rug, and a heavy old CRT TV.  I’ve used this … Continue reading

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Invasion of the … Ladybugs

Many people in my part of the state have problems with stinkbugs and ladybugs this time of year.  Basically, they want indoors, where it’s warmer than outside.  Actually, neither one has invaded my house in large numbers, although a few … Continue reading

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Hello, Ladies!

At the farm, we only have one neighbor, on one side.  Remember how a couple of summers ago, we had some neighbors who raised three leghorn pullets into henhood, and let them free range?  We saw those three not too … Continue reading

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Feathering My Nest

So, the big purchase is out of the way.  That was the Kubota tractor, plus the accessories we needed for our purposes.  We needed a few other items for the rec room, though.  Between Wayfair and eBay, I’ve ordered them.  … Continue reading

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Getting There Slowly

We’re old fogies, so we really don’t feel like pushing ourselves too hard with the move.  Basically, on weeknights we move one truckload, or a truckload plus a trailerload.  Typically, I get stuff packed and/or ready for loading when my … Continue reading

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Getting There …

Visited mom yesterday, and showed her some pictures of the new farm property, because she insisted I take some for her.  She knows it’s too much for us to drive out there, pick her up, drive her to the farm, … Continue reading

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Wide the Thawm

This picture of Hurricane/Tropical Storm Matthew reminded me of a certain cellar dweller. Wide the thawm!!!11eleventy! Which “story” does this fit best?  “In the Eyes of a Skull”?  “Ghost in the Tornado”?  Some other one that doesn’t come immediately to … Continue reading

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