Now This Is Right Proper Hot! Part Deux.

Vamp10aThe past two days it’s been just over 100 degree’s at the house. Outside. Sunny too. Nice. Really nice. So me and the Dog haven’t even bothered to get dressed unless we had to go somewhere. (And that doesn’t include checking mail; in case your interested.)

Been doing what I can outside and getting really dirty doing it. Got half the garage cleaned and straightened up. My half, of course. SWMBO’s half will probably be done tomorrow. Hung that indoor/outdoor carpet (about 8×10) and took this little pressure sprayer to it. Got both dirty (really dirty) and muddy on that job! Phew!

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Not a whole lot else going on really. Trying to spend as much time outside as I can cause this Wx is not going to last too much longer. Matter of fact, supposed to be a chance of rain over the next couple of days. Which we need. It’s another really dry summer and we really could use some rain for a couple of days. Luckily no fires have happened in our area. Yet.

Oh, went over before it got too hot and mowed my neighbors yard. It was looking a little not-lived in.

zanti05bPlayed with changing the header image on my site. Not quite how I want it, but close.

Practicing with my drone again. Getting to where I can land (mostly softly) within a couple of feet of where I want to land. Not bad for an Old Guy!

And that’s pretty much it. Again. SWMBO is home. She’s already lost, and found, her phone. She’s sitting in the Library reading so I think I’ll go sit next to her and read a bit before bed. Both of us being life-long readers, we can do things like that together.

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Now This Is Right Proper Hot!

I know. I know. Haven’t posted in a couple of days. That’s because nothing has been happening around here. Sure, it’s been nice outside and the Dog and I have taken off all our clothes and gone for walks and stayed outside as much as possible. That’s cause this Wx is NOT going to last much longer and we want to enjoy it as much as we can. I am not looking forward to Winter.


Aside from the usual chores I got off my ass a bit yesterday and really cleaned up the kitchen between bouts of just being outside. Also baked 3 dozen peanut butter cookies for SWMBO. (Extra crisp.) Had chili and crackers for dinner. Made some .gif’s. Scanned some pictures.


Got the rider-mower out and did the front yard and path around the property. As much as I could do. Need to take a digger-blade to the path and smoth some things out. Cut up that old tree that fell and take it to my friend in Olalla. (Gotta get one of my chainsaw’s working though. Haven’t started either of them in a couple of years. Probably need some major cleaning.)

Not a whole lot going on today. Or yesterday. Or the day before yesterday. I really do lead a boring life. Was really nice outside today so the Dog and I spent a lot of time outside. SSDD.


MCARC 2-meter Wednesday Evening Chat net went well. Not a lot of check-ins; but enough. The 10-meter Net last night went well too. Thought I heard someone talking in Italian on 40-meters today; maybe they were talking about the earthquake they had?

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