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jjdm

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Message Posted: Jun 20, 2010 11:52:20 AM

Welcome to my home!!!!!

Have a nice visit!

Thanks for visiting!!!
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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 27, 2015 3:19:47 PM

Good afternoon Justin...able to get the 1st round of golf in under an overcast sky with a high of 11°C/51.8°F. Felt good to get a great walk in while making my way around the course. Blue Jays in Boston tonight! Have a good day.
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 27, 2015 7:45:37 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Monday {{{hugs}}} for you.

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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 27, 2015 3:03:57 AM

Good morning Justin!

Save the link that was left yesterday and read the inside story of how to haggle to get a new for the dealer's cost. When you have time. Dealers make at least $500 on each sale, called Holdback's. If a customer doesn't know and wishes to pay $2-$3,000 more at MSRP, no dealer will say no to that extra income.

Had a super day. Slept later than usual, GB was fast, and my rounds were finished early. Watched my fave TV Shows on Netflix. Also began to see a movie that will be finished another time.

The low was 35 w/more overcast, dampness and overcast. It sprinkled on and off during the day. Went out to the gardens and did some maintenance. Finished clearing leaves and last year's perished growth.

Rain arrived so a trip to Shaw's was done. Bought baby bella mushrooms that were on sale 8 oz for $1.49. The store ran out, so a rain check was issued that is good for one month.

The young women in front of me had a baby and an overfull shopping carriage. She turned to me and asked if her monopoly tickets were wanted. Asked the cashier how many are there? 21 she said. Told the customer it looks like two hours of work. She said that why she didn't want them.

Thoughts on the way home were of making lasagna. Had two 15 oz containers of Ricotta cheese in my fridge. Time to use one of them. Had one serving of ribs remaining that BBQ sauce, molasses, and a hint of maple syrup was added to veggie beans.

Added a half cup of water to the bottom of the crock pot, half the 28 oz can off Hunt's sauce, and a pinch of baking soda. This neutralizes acidity.

Made four layers of egg mixed w/Ricotta and cottage cheese, uncooked 98% fat free ground up pork loin sirloin, yellow and Vidalia onions, red and yellow peppers, spinach, and thick sliced baby bella mushrooms. Plus four diced up cloves of garlic.

Used a handful of 5 Italian shredded cheese mix to stick every together on each layer, top and bottom. Poured the rest of the sauce w/a 4 oz can off watered down paste on top of the finished works and slow cooked the lasagna on low for 5 hours.

The crock pot went in the fridge to cool off and solidify the works. Will have 6-8 Big meals this week. Still have some of the spiral ham. It is good wrapped in plastic for a month. Time for ham and eggs w/ homemade hash browns and evoo on toast in the morning.

The temp is 39° (4°C) with the high to be 50° (10°C). 40% chance of rain

Civil twilight is 5:11 AM EST. Night is 8:17 PM.

Sunrise: 5:43 AM. Set: 7:45 PM.

Length of day: 14h 02m. Length of visible light: 15h 05m. Tomorrow will be 2m 46s longer.

Have a pleasant day!

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Silverhand
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2015 10:15:25 PM

Hello, Justin!

Sunday funnies:
For Better or For Worse
Pearls Before Swine
Pickles
Real Life Adventures

Have a great week!
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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2015 4:35:39 PM

Good afternoon Justin....mostly cloud cover today with a high of 9°C/48.2°F. Another busy day at work....looking forward to a few days off. Might get to the golf course! Low number at the fishing derby today. Have a great day.
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2015 7:54:53 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Your Sunday movie is, Springtime is Blooming from Steve Politte.

The musical number, "Only Yesterday." is performed by BJ Moribtzer.

I hope you enjoy the slightly longer presentation with all the spring flowers as well as the whimsical graphics. There is no text.
Watch as much as you have time for.

May you be blessed on this final Sunday in April.
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Claudie
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2015 7:52:50 AM

Good morning, jjdm,

Wow! Nice new car you got! Even better is the fact that you can sell your 'old' car to Katie!

It ended up raining pretty hard for just a coupla hours yesterday morning (we got about an inch), and then again just a little last night. No rain again until Wednesday.

Have a great day!
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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2015 3:35:23 AM

Good morning Justin!

One should always haggle 'til you wear out the other side. Then you save money/ 10% off list is a good starting point. Car buying is an art, if you know the complete techniques. They are found here! Learn the biz in an hour.

The temp was 30° (-1°C) once again yesterday morning. And with white precipitation. Daybreak saw more snow falling. It remains about an inch in depth. Somehow the lawn was snow free, yet the driveway and road had snow accumulate.

Melt water and the vernal springs each had a layer of ice on top. The daylilies and perennials continue to inch up. As do the crocus and daffodils. Checked up on the strawberries. All of them are growing well.

Had several feet of snow to blanket the flowers before the deep freeze set in in Jan and Feb. Our temps were 20 below zero (-29°C) for weeks on end. The winter low temp saw -32° (-35.5°) several mornings.

Took a drive to Shaw's in town to get some Vidalia onions on sale for 79¢ a lb, cod for $4.99 a lb, and sliced baby bella on sale 8 oz for $1.49. Did not drive to Whitefield to shop.

Returned home in a good looking snow storm that offered large chunks of snow flakes and little hwy buildup. Made some homemade thick crunchy tempura shrimp and broccoli along with veggie fried rice for a pleasing lunch.

A few of my fave TV series on Netflix, then it was time to post for the afternoon. The high of the day saw 37°F (3C°). Once again 10°F less that was forecast.

More overcast, rain, or snow in these mtns until Wednesday, where the sun may break through the clouds of the past ten days in a row.

The temp is 35° (2°C) with the high to be 54° (12°C).

Civil twilight is 5:13 AM EST. Night is 8:15 PM.

Sunrise: 5:44 AM. Set: 7:44 PM.

Length of day: 13h 59m. Length of visible light: 15h 01m. Tomorrow will be 2m 46s longer.

Have a splendid day!

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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 26, 2015 12:08:33 AM

Justin...hope you are having a wonderful weekend!
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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2015 9:05:48 PM

Good evening Justin...sunny day with a high of 11°C/51.8°F. Made for huge crowds at the Green Wing fishing derby. No reports on how Walter made out. Was a very busy day at work but I did get off on time! Have a good night.
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trugasCA
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2015 12:07:12 PM

Congratulations on your new Chev Cruze. I know you will continue to love it. I have been Chev owner for years. 92,000 miles? whew, l couldn't transfer on credit my son's chev when it had 50 some thousand. They don't finance (credit union)

Good for you!
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2015 9:03:55 AM

Good Morning Justin,

CONGRATULATIONS on your new Cruze!
It's a good looking car and the color is perfect. I'm sure you will be pleased with all the features, once you figure them all out.

I don't know I'd use the word Midnight did, that buying a new car is an "art," but it sure as heck is a challenge. I did so much homework on line before I bought my car 3 years ago.

Sounds like a good score for Katie, also.

Saturday {{{hugs}}}

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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2015 4:59:08 AM

Good morning Justin!

Congratulations on a new car! Please tell me you negotiates for grueling hours w/the salesman and talked him down 10% of MSRP. It is a game of back and forth. Then be prepared to walk away if not receiving a lower price. Always get prices on a biz card which is clipped to a fat notebook loaded w/ writings. Purposely show this to the several salesmen you will visit. Never give your SS# first. The they will do a credit check to see how much they can juice you for monthly payments. Buying a new car is an art. ; )

Woke up to the chilly wee hours of the morning yesterday. The temp dropped to 30° (-1°C). Our rain turned to snow. By daybreak there was an inch of snow everywhere. The high for the day was only 33° (1C). Ten degrees less that was forecast.

Went to the weekly and special w/e sales of Shaws, our local supermarket chain owned by Albertson's and its parent corp Supervalu of Minn. Their fiscal year (ended 2/28/15) w/an Annual sales saw $17.7 billion.

How swell Supervalu executives repeatedly use the word “pleased” to describe the company's financial performance. Their retail prices remain the highest of any store. Only go there for the weekly & w/e loss leader sales.

Got in a fine 90 minute nap, played some StarCraft, a military science fiction real-time strategy video game. Then the idea of driving to Whitefield hit me. Wanted to buy 1 chicken breast at my pal's store, not 5 or 6 that are jammed into Shaw's family packs.

Had a pleasant drive down US Rt 3. The snowscape was truly picturesque. Arrived to discover the internet system by Fairpoint Comm was down in that entire town.

Only cash could be taken as payment. No cc's or debit cards. The ast mgr gave me a story of why they could not take my check for a $2 chicken breast. Had more than needed in the car. Passed on buying anything.

Did get to talk for 20 minutes to my friend the meat mgr. In fact he showed me around the non sales part of the store. He was there when the check was denied by the asst store mgr. Know my pal could read my mind.

Returned home empty handed and pan fired red and yellow bell peppers, yellow onions, the last of the thawed store made Hot Italian sausage and some ⅜" sliced crimini mushrooms.

Added a bit of water to two beaten eggs and began making some fried rice. Last added was two cloves of diced garlic. The fried rice came out great. Added a 12 oz can of beef gravy to the contents prepared and had a delicious lunch. Got to save a meal for another time.

Snow is in the forecast for all day Saturday. Then more rain for two days. We may see some sun on Tuesday. Otherwise we are in another run of rain thru next w/e.

The temp is 30° (-1°C) with the high to be 48° (9°C).

Civil twilight is 5:15 AM EST. Night is 8:14 PM.

Sunrise: 5:46 AM. Set: 7:43 PM.

Length of day: 13h 56m. Length of visible light: 14h 59m. Tomorrow will be 2m 48s longer.

Have a tremendous day!

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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 25, 2015 12:51:15 AM

Justin...nice car buddy! Sounds like you got a good deal on it!
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KHF
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 11:23:43 PM

Hi Justin - That is one snazzy car! Very nice and it sounds as if it is just what you wanted. It is good that you were able to sell your car so easily and conveniently. Enjoy! Also good to hear that you got a lot of sleep after the one shorted night. Prayers for Tim continue.

[Edited by: KHF at 4/24/2015 11:24:25 PM EST]
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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 2:35:46 PM

Good morning Justin....a cold high of 5°C/41°F today with a mix of sun & cloud. Normal high should be 13°C/55.4°F. Light morning flurries appear to have stopped. Drove the car to work. Enjoy the Cruze! My wife has a 2013 model...loves it! Have a great day.
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GryphonJax
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 2:21:35 PM

Good afternoon Justin,

First, congrats on your new car, and to Katie for getting a reliable car of her own, from a very trustworthy source, at that.

Secondly, go for the Masters. At this point, you will more than make up for the cost of the masters within a very few years of graduating in base salary. Bachelor's degree plus 5-8 years of experience will get you into the salary range a person with a Masters makes coming out of school. You'll also benefit since you are already in a management position at Al's.

Gotta run, need to shower and then pack the vehicle. Taking wife and daughter to Tampa tonight so I can be at a Florida Society of Mayflower Descendents board of directors meeting tomorrow morning. The ladies are going to look around Tampa while I'm at my meeting.

Cheers
 
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jjdm
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 12:17:10 PM

Good morning, everyone!

Keeping very busy with a variety of things. Here is a summary.

Sunday night: We were able to get 2 of the 3 things on our to-do list done during our study session. We finished the Business Ethics Casework paper and the outline for the Accounting Company paper. I only got about 4 hours of sleep that night.

Monday: In Accounting, the professor went over our outlines to make sure we were on track. She said that I’m going in the right direction! During our break, Marija and I prepared our Team Interaction Analysis presentation. In Business Ethics, we talked about Chapter 3 of “Consuming Choices,” which was about the consumer as a causal agent. In Managing Behavior in Organizations, our groups presented our Sexual Harassment prevention plan and our Team Interaction Analysis. During our break, Ana went home to be with her husband and Marija and Aaron went to their gyms to work out. So I went to my car, read Chapters 4 and 5 of “Consuming Choices” and took a couple of naps. At 7 pm, my school friends and I went to Career Management and the professor lectured on interview tips.

Tuesday: Started the day by going to church at 8:30 am. Then, I went to pick up my lawn mower from Ace since it was fixed. Then I mowed the lawn. And now for the exciting news…..after doing some research online about a new car, Mom and I went to the dealership to look at the car I was interested in...a Chevy Cruze. I was open to either a brand new one or a one year old one, as long as it didn’t go way over my price range that I had set in my mind. Felsie was the cars salesperson that Mom and I talked with. He began by asking my price range and what I wanted from a car. Then he picked out a list of Cruzes that would satisfy my needs. He came back with one, which was a 2014 one. He said that the brand new ones were out of my price range. Fine by me, so Mom and I went to look at the 2014 one. Great silver color with black leather seats. Nice to hide the dirt! Mom pointed out a couple of scratches and Felsie quickly responded “Our body shop person will take care of that free of charge.” Then we went inside the car and he told me about all of the features. To name a few, self-starter, bluetooth (which allows me to make phone calls without even being on my phone!), heated seats, touch screen, cruise control. Then we took it for a test drive. Drove really well! Back inside we went and discussed financing. In summary, I got the price knocked down a couple thousand dollars and ended up putting a little over 30% down. My monthly payments will be $260, but I plan on paying $350 so I can pay it off quicker.

My New Cruze

Front View

Inside Front

Inside Back

So most will be surprised that I was in the market for a brand new car. My Cobalt is working perfectly still, even with the 92,000 miles. I was debating about getting a new car either this year or next. And then Katie expressed interest in buying my Cobalt and said that she was in the market to buy a car. I said that I would be willingly to sell the car this year and she said that she wanted to buy it. Then we negotiated a price and that’s when I started looking for my car. Win-Win for both of us since Katie will get her first car (a very reliable one) and will have motivation to get her license. I got this new Cruze, which I love very much!

After the exciting events, I went to work 3:30 pm - 11:30 pm, in grocery. I changed a paper endcap display, then faced the store with Isaac. Later, I pulled expired sale tags. For dinner, Mom and I enjoyed her Spaghetti! Since there was no Accounting the next day, I was able to get 8 hours of sleep.

Wednesday: Mom and I had a couple of errands to run in the morning. Then I went to school. In Business Ethics, we talked about Chapter 4 of “Consuming Choices,” which was about the Complicity Agent. In Managing Behavior in Organizations, the professor had our teams do an activity in our teams. We had to pick out which was the best way (out of his 5 choices) to handle conflict in ALL situations. Funny thing was, the answer to that was NONE. Each situation will require you to handle conflict in a different manner. He then gave us examples of when it is important for a manager to use the Avoidance strategy and when to use the Force strategy. After class the four of us stuck around to ask the professor about some of our classes and professors for the next year. Then Ana expressed interest in some details of what it takes to go for your Masters. The professor took us to the Business office and we got information and forms. There is actually a nice program that lasts 18 months and is only every other Saturday. The cost: $36,000. We shall see if our group decides to continue to go for our Masters. We do hear from a lot of people that today’s Bachelor’s Degree is only equivalent to a high school diploma.

During our break, Ana and Marija went to get their nails done since they have a wedding to go to on Saturday. Aaron and I went back to his house. We visited with his Dad and I took a nap. Much comfier napping on a recliner than it is to sleep in a car! Then we all met back at school at 7 pm and went to the Career Management class. The professor lectured on Thank You letters, gave us back our resumes with suggestions, and talked about the Career Fair that will be happening on Monday. When I got home, Mom and I had leftover spaghetti for dinner. Then I got about 9 hours of sleep.

Thursday: Mom and I went to do our weekly grocery shopping at Al’s. Then I went to the car dealership so the body shop person could get rid of the scratches on my car. After that, I came home and worked on homework for Professional Writing, which was to write an Adjustment letter and Purchase Order. Mom worked an 11 am - 6:30 pm, bagging shift at Al’s Karwick. Later on, I worked 3:30 pm - 11:30 pm, as the closing manager. Great news was that it was a much busier day. Spent a good portion of time helping up front. Keith and I faced and leveled down product (inventory is coming up). I had many interruptions as there were some issues that needed my attention (sales event not ringing up correctly, wine bottle breaking, baby food jar breaking, someone needing a balloon blown up, etc.). Surprisingly, Keith helped me face Dairy and Frozen. Despite the few bumps, it was a smooth close. No text messages from the Manager this morning, so I guess I did a good job. When I got home from work, I made stuffed mushrooms with corn-on-the-cob for dinner. Then I got about 8 hours of sleep.

Midnight, correct, I did mean a Catholic Mass for a wedding ceremony. Laughed even harder when you mentioned Chevy Cruze. Your guess was correct!!

TUrtLE, I only got about 4 hours of sleep on Sunday. But the rest of the week I was able to get 8-9 hours of sleep.

KHF, Tim mentioned that he was going to the doctor for that specific reason...to find out if there is another medication with gentler side effects.

Good day!



[Edited by: jjdm at 4/24/2015 12:17:46 PM EST]
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 8:23:37 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Leaving you Friday {{{{hugs}}}}
Yea, good news is coming!

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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 5:00:38 AM

Good morning Justin!

Sure want to hear the good news and see the pix. Hurry back!

Had a fabulous night of sleep well rested and had pleasant dreams while waking up. Hard to believe it was already Thursday. The week seemed to shoot right by.

First light saw a blanket of snow on the lawn. April in the mtns means snow at any time. Even a blizzard can be expected well into late May. One year saw a deep blizzard in June that killed everyone crops. It was the year of famine.

Drove down the CT River Hwy. Easily noticed the high water was less than 1 foot from flood stage. Last spring was a bad flood. Folks could only stay home til the flood waters receded about 10 days later. Most remain well stocked for the winter, spring floods, and the at times, deep mud season.

Bought a few items at the market. Cukes are 40¢ ea, red and yellow bell peppers $1.88 lb, celery $1.34, organic asparagus $1.98 a lb, avocados: 88¢ ea, broccoli crowns $1.38 lb, and Bartlett pears only 94¢ a lb.

They are expanding the store so even more produce can be stocked. The owner takes a drive to Boston and return w/a 53" ft long tractor trailer laded w/fresh produce.

In 2½ days the store is sold out. By chance anything remaining get auctioned at 2 PM on Saturday. Some of this wek's prices can be found here: Click on 'See more'

Was down w/all my shopping in Littleton by 8:30. Took the pleasant drive on Rt 302 to the super WM store in Woodsville, NH. There 3 pairs of joggers were purchased.

Saw a red pair, a blue pair and a white pair, all w/ black trim. Bought all three pairs and a set of Dr Schools Active Insoles. The gal at the check out counter looked at me oddly buying three pairs. Told her I was stocking up for the summer.

Visited my pal who was formerly the ast mgr of Subway in Littleton. He now manages the Super Shoe in that town. Been months since talking to him. He thanked me for the visit.

Returned home in a snow storm that was beginning to look like a blizzard. The hwy accumulated slush and my speed was dropped to 40 mph to be safe.

Snow is falls gently and is expected right through tomorrow evening.

The temp is 30° (-1°C) with the high to be 45° (7°C).

Civil twilight is 5:16 AM EST. Night is 7:13 PM.

Sunrise: 5:47 AM. Set: 7:41 PM.

Length of day: 13h 53m. Length of visible light: 14h 56m. Tomorrow will be 2m 49s longer.

Have a delightful day!

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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 24, 2015 12:58:10 AM

Justin....we will be here waiting!
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 8:15:53 PM

Can't wait to hear & see pictures.
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jjdm
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 3:26:08 PM

Tomorrow I will be back with an update (with pics). Some good news to share!
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 8:58:25 AM

Good morning Justin....mostly cloudy today with some occasional sun. High of 6°C/42.8°F. Walter ready for the Green Wing Fishing Derby which starts Saturday. You may recall that Walter was not caught last year! Weekend weather looks promising for the event local right behind the ambulance base. Have a great day.
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 8:19:32 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Leaving your Thursday {{{{hugs}}}}
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Claudie
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 7:31:06 AM

Good morning, jjdm,

Have a great day!
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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 3:02:11 AM

Good morning Justin!

Just how busy are you buddy? Inquiring minds want to know.

Have not heard a peep from the squirrel that formally resided in my attic. Seems to be two weeks since spreading a box of fresh moth balls in the attic. The net info pages also suggest loud radio music/talk shows and flashing lights to annoy them so they will leave. Glad the varmint is gone w/o incident.

Completely enjoyed a Big StarCraft battle with 2 army's of each of the three races. Was a Zerg battling the Terrans and Protoss as three of the four armies ganged up on me and one army battled the attack the base camps of another. It shall be a decade of fun easily worth the $5 spent to buy a used StarCraft II DVD in excellent condition on Ebay during the beginning of winter.

The rain stopped at 9 AM. Then the sun broke thru 30 minutes later. Put on my shorts to go out and work in the gardens. Began to make a sweep pulling out grass, dead leaves and last year's stems.

Maybe finished 25% which is four of the six areas. Also began to rip out live and dead wild blueberry routes in an area separating the lawn from the forest. Sprayed Othro Weed Be Gone last June. Results were seen in a week. Pulling out the roots to ensure they do not made a big come back one year later.

Want to walk into forest w/o a barrier of thorns to rip my legs and clothes. Love the successful results of the two wildflower areas that were worked on for a month last June May continue the perennial wildflowers in two more areas. Have a two month head start on the project, if decided on, already.

Would have to hand till the areas w/a pitchfork, rid the roots, and haul out the rocks and boulders. Then rake and level the areas. The wild flower seed was under $8 online at the WM site last year. It is back breaking work. Even if one was 20 y/o. Worked outdoors for 3 hours.

Drove out of my muddy driveway. Between the snow melt, vernal springs from up the mtn, and the nearly steady rain for days, the Dart sank a few inches in the muddy mess. Will need extra stone to add to the driveway. The time has come to stop the mud. Will ask my neighbor to the north if he could spread stone w/his tractor.

Went to OSJL in Northumberland, NH, bought 4 cans of black olives 6 oz for $1, then bought another pair of shorts that were bought last week for $10. Like the style, color, and fit. Learned y/a to buy several outfits that are liked. One wears away and there is another new one to take its place.

Stopped at Shaw's and bought an 8 oz solid bar of feta cheese for just $3.99. Not like Shaw's to have a low price on an item that is not not sale. Passed on buying another pkg of southern style pork ribs during their weekly sale for only $1.29 a lb. May buy them when in Littleton at Papa's Mkt later.

Picked up my mail at the P.O. To my surprise was a refund check waiting. Opened it to discover the main office of the Propane Co added an extra $1 to the refund. Have to wonder if my complaining paid off w/a wee bit of a bonus and it was also mailed fast.

Off to buy some produce at Big Papa's then stop and shop at a few other stores in Littleton.

More rain falls. Snow depth is saying bye, bye.

The temp is 33° (-.5°C) with the high to be 49° (9°C).

Civil twilight is 5:18 AM EST. Night is 8:11 PM.

Sunrise: 5:49 AM. Set: 7:40 PM.

Length of day: 13h 51m. Length of visible light: 14h 53m. Tomorrow will be 2m 50s longer.

Have a fantastic day!

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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 23, 2015 1:39:18 AM

Justin..half the week is over....Hope it's going well buddy!
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2015 1:33:24 PM


Happy Earth Day

“Here is your country. Cherish these natural wonders, cherish the natural resources, cherish the history and romance as a sacred heritage, for your children and your children’s children. Do not let selfish men or greedy interests skin your country of its beauty, its riches or its romance.” —
Theodore Roosevelt
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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2015 8:36:22 AM

Good morning Justin.....cloudy with occasional showers. Possible late evening & overnight wet flurries. High of 6°C/42.8°F. Nice to have my recycling day coincide with Earth Day.....my is already picked up. Have some errands to run but no big plans today. Have a great day.
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2015 7:53:04 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Today is National Earth Day!

{{{{hugs}}}}
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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 22, 2015 4:05:03 AM

Good morning Justin!

Want to learn more on your ideas. When you've the time.

Had rec'd a phone call that my Caller ID read it was a non profit org. Did not answer and no one left a message. Did a search for the telephone number and all the sites seen told of this non-profit that was actually a telemarketing company hiding behind a 501(c)(3) biz registration. So then voila, a new scam arrives.

It rained on and off and when it seemed to stop mist, both light and heavy fell. Did manage to remove the humus and manure bags and the Miracle Grow soil enhanced w/ nutrients from the Dart. Still love the 40 lb bags on sale for 5/$10. Looked up the price on Lowe's website and the sale price has been removed.

Cut the ham bone from the spiral ham and added the bone into a 2 qt pot. Simmered the bone for an hour, Scraped the bone clean of all the meat stuck to it. Added basil, parsley, Mrs Dash, a touch of paprika, added diced carrots, then egg noodles, onions, garlic, then some spinach at the last minutes. Had a low calorie healthy lunch. My first ham bone veggie soup was excellent.

Back outdoors looking at the minor damage the moles did this year. They made very few tunnels throwing their usual soil in clumps on top of the lawn. This is a mole's feeding tunnels, complete w/soil and needing 1 month or more to grew the grass back.

It was a quiet day in the forest. Did not even watch Netflix. Did play some hours of StarCraft. In one battle, the opponent attacked faster than my men could be created. Began wiping me out by destroying my base. It took 30 minutes just to neutralize that. Then eventually it was my turn to wreak havoc.

Rain is in the forecast every day this week thru next Monday. Have a few towels ready if by chance the squirrel hole leaks before a chance to fix it. over the w.e it was discovered the extension ladders were still frozen solid in ice and snow on racks up against the house. Am in no hurry to repair the hole in the roof and re-shingle that spot.

In the northern East Coast the ISS orbits by 8:16 PM tonight. Even a better sight over mid North America. Last night of the ISS for a while. One can see the ISS w/the naked eye (even w/city lights at night). It is the brightest object in the night sky. Only the Moon is brighter. See all the satellites in your area.

The temp is 28° (-2°C) with the high to be 58° (14°C). Rain sees a 70 - to 90% chance all week.

Civil twilight is 5:20 AM EST. Night is 8:10 PM.

Sunrise: 5:51 AM. Set: 7:39 PM.

Length of day: 13h 48m. Length of visible light: 14h 50m. Tomorrow will be 2m 51s longer.

Have a fabulous day!

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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2015 7:58:32 PM

Good evening Justin...feeling better, went to work & it has been busy. Hope to get off work in about 1/2 hr. Have a good night.
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2015 10:57:50 AM

Good morning jjdm and All!
 
jj, Sorry that Tim was not feeling well. Hope he is better soon.
 
Hope that your Cobalt plans turn out well. :-)
 
Having lunch today at Calypso's Buffet. Casino sent me some coupons for 50% off.
 
Enjoy a TUrtLEifIC TERriFIC TUesDAY!
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2015 8:30:44 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Tuesday {{{hugs}}} for you.
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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2015 4:24:23 AM

Good morning Justin!

Wishing you an excellent week.

Lost power at 5:02 PM yesterday. The wind swayed the trees amazingly being 34 mph (54 km/h). Stayed up for an hour,. which seemed like three, then went to slept. The utility co left a message at 7:15 saying the power has been restored. Woke at 12:30 this morning.

It was a Happy Patriots' Day to our New England and Wisconsin friends who celebrated the opening salvo of The American Revolution which began on April 19, 1775 with the Battles of Lexington and Concord, MA. It is celebrated on the third Monday of April.

The 119th Boston Marathon went w/o a hitch. Rebekah Gregory lost a leg in the 2013 marathon bombings. She ran the race in a prosthetic. Her brave story.

Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, crossed the finish line to win the Boston Marathon in 2 hours 9 minutes and 17 seconds. His 2nd win. The marathon begins in Hopkinton MA w/the finish line near Copley Sq Boston, 26.2 miles later.

2. Yemane Adhane Tsegay 2:09:48
3. Wilson Chebet 2:10:22
4. Bernard Kipyego 2:10:47

Kenya's Caroline Rotich captured the women’s crown in 2:24:55. It was hotly contested w/ the runner ups just seconds behind.
2. Mare Dibaba 2:24:59
3. Buzunesh Deba 2:25:09
4. Desiree Linden 2:25:39

Security was noticeably tight. A uniformed police officer stood every 200' in their lime yellow rain jackets.

There is of course many police officers undercover. The only incidents were rain, wind, and chill. Over 20,000 participated w/ well over 1,000,000 spectators lining the route.

Millions watched on live TV. Here are the marathon stats by the numbers (i.e, Prize money: $830,500, 28,200 bananas, gallons of water needed, fruit cups eaten, and etc.)

The only MLB ballgame on Patriots' Day at 11:05 in the morning saw the Orioles fall 7-1. Much of it was caused by their own doing. Fenway Park opened on April 20th 1912. It is their 103rd Anniversary and remains the oldest park in MLB.

After a rainy Patriots' Day with the Boston Marathon and home team Red Sox ball game, it is now official w/the return of the geese and ducks: Spring has arrived.

Made my version of Pasta Mona Lisa. Boiled farfalle, onions, sausage, bacon squares, carrots, broccoli, cubed red peppers, and large black olives cut in half.

Drain the sausage and let a few paper towels absorb any grease. Then top this treasure masterpiece w/ briefly cooked dices garlic in evoo and 5 Italian cheeses melted on top. Fresh loves added onto the cheese melting makes this a masterpiece.

After a rainy and most windy Patriots' Day with the Boston Marathon and home team Red Sox ball game, it is now official, w/the return of the geese and ducks: Spring has arrived.

In the northern East Coast the ISS orbits by 8:16 PM tonight. One can see the ISS w/the naked eye (even w/city lights at night). It is the brighest object in the night sky. Only the Moon is brighter. See all the satellites in your area.

The temp is 44° (7°C) with the high to be 54° (12°C). Rain sees a 70 - to 90% chance all week.

Civil twilight is 5:21 AM EST. Night is 8:09 PM.

Sunrise: 5:52 AM. Set: 7:38 PM.

Length of day: 13h 45m. Length of visible light: 14h 47m. Tomorrow will be 2m 52s longer.

Have a wonderful day!

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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2015 4:02:30 AM

Hi Justin - I am so sorry to hear that Tim’s dizziness has been causing more problems this past 6 weeks. Prayers that this can improve soon. Is there a possibility that there is another medicine he can use that is effective with gentler side effects?

That is nice that both your grandma and father are so close so you can easily visit both every time you go.
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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 21, 2015 1:59:28 AM

Hope you are having a good week Justin!
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attitash
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Message Posted: Apr 20, 2015 10:09:46 AM

Good morning Justin...rain through the day with a high of 13°C/55.4°F. Called in sick today...still not feeling great. Have a good day.
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 20, 2015 7:56:49 AM

Good Morning Justin,

Leaving you Monday {{{hugs}}}

Tim must be very discouraged. Good that he has a friend like you to give him support.

Sounds like it was going to be a very busy evening. Were you able to get any sleep?

May today go well for you.

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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 20, 2015 4:57:15 AM

Good morning Justin!

Sad Tim is having his dizzy spells. Too bad Jan was bummed out. Great that Jeff and you went out to Chili's to eat and have a drink.

Interesting that you just saw your first Catholic wedding for the first time.
Did you mean a Catholic Mass for a wedding ceremony?

Laughed at your special plans for the Cobalt. Turning it in for a new Chevy Cruise?!

My family and there friends purchased graves side by side over 50 y/a. Super planning so they will all be together for eternity. What a fantastic idea. Each are Roman Catholics, am also.

Yesterday saw a very nippy morning w/the temp dropping to 35° (2°C). There was solid overcast or there would have been another below freezing start to the day.

Saw the exciting results of the Ultimate Fighting Championship #185 on Saturday evening. Several upsets were seen. Luke Rockhold picks up a signature career win against veteran Lyoto Machida by submission in 2nd round.

In the women's bouts, Paige VanZant (kickboxing 0, MMA 6-5-1), just 21 y/o, a huge underdog, faced veteran Felice Herrig 30 y/o (kickboxing 28-23-5, MMA 16-10-6) in the co-main event.

VanZant drilled out an impressive three-round unanimous decision win that will likely prompt a jump up the straw weight (max 52.2 kg/115 lbs) rankings ladder.

"I'm the underdog and I'm supposed to lose," VanZant said. "Winning makes me feel so much better." Scores were 30-27 and 30-26 twice. Am a huge fan of the women's MMA UFC events.

Left at 8 AM to go to Tractor Supply Co in Littleton, NH. Did not find a deal on seeds or bags of gardening material. Did find a super deal on 6' 1" real bamboo stakes.

They list for $2.99 ea. They were on sale for only 49¢ each. Plan to use them for pole beans next month. Or to prop up my Crocosmia Lucifer. Heavy rains always topple them.

Asked about Miracle Grow topsoil that was seen on Lowe's internet sale pages. The dept mgr looked online and saw bags of the 1 cu ft, reg $4.97 on sale for 5/$10. Bought 5 40 lb bags. What a super deal.

Visited WM to buy two 40 pound bags of Humus & Manure for $2 each. (Was $1.62 last year. A 30% increase) Returned home smiling w/the fabulous deals purchased. Pulled last year dead growth from the gardens, half wine barrel, and window flower boxes.

Had to pump up the wheelbarrow front tire. The portable air pump in the Dodge Dart trunk continues to be most handy. Burned the dead grass around the yard (legal here), turned over half the compost pile, then hand tilled some soil on the garden. Want to plant garlic soon.

Quickly 4 hours went by. Temp made it to 58 in full sun. Much of the snow has melted due to rain. More rain is expected all week. Tried to pull out my 24' ladder out of the ladder racks on the side of the house.

The winter of blowing snow to skirt the house saw my 24' and 32' ft ladders still frozen in snow and ice. Did not want to chance hurting may back. Wanted to repair the varmint's hole into the attic. Will have to delay that further.

Came in exhausted, back was sore from using all my muscles. Had ribs and veggies for lunch, then relaxed to listen to the ball game as this was typed. So happy spring is here and 6 months of baseball.

In the northern Mid North America the ISS orbits by 8:08 PM. One can see the ISS w/the naked eye (even w/city lights at night). Seeall the satellites in your area.

The temp is 29° (2°C) with the high to be 44° (15°C). Rain sees a 70 - to 90% chance all week.

Civil twilight is 5:23 AM EST. Night is 8:07 PM.

Sunrise: 5:54 AM. Set: 7:36 PM.

Length of day: 13h 42m. Length of visible light: 14h 44m. Tomorrow will be 2m 53s longer.

Have a pleasant day!

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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 20, 2015 1:16:35 AM

Justin...you are one busy fellow! Try to take it easy!
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Silverhand
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 8:58:45 PM

Hello, Justin!

Sunday funnies:
For Better or For Worse
Pickles
Agnes
Rhymes with Orange
Pearls Before Swine

Have a great week!
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jjdm
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 7:31:54 PM

Good evening, everyone!

Keeping very busy with a variety of things. Here is a quick summary.

Friday: I had a productive afternoon completing several errands….also got a couple of new tires for my car. Got special plans for the Cobalt. Will share those details soon. However, I did receive some bad news while at the tire shop. Tim called cancelling the dinner night. He said that he had a bad dizzy spell last night. Yep, he still has the same condition that he has had over the past few years. In fact, the month of March was a very bad one for him. His current medication has bad side effects and he was barely able to keep his lunch down, so he felt it would be safe to just cancel the dinner night. He felt bad because he misses the three of us and because he hasn’t done much of anything over the past 6 weeks.

I then called Jan asking if she wanted to do something with Jeff and me still, but she was too bummed out about Tim cancelling. Jeff and I did decide to do something. We went to Chili’s for chicken crispers and drinks (strawberry margarita for me). Besides that, I just relaxed and watched TV the rest of the night.

Saturday: I worked 8 am - 4 pm, on U-Scan. Another slow paced day, so lots of help was sent home. After work, Mom and I went to 4:30 pm Mass. I wondered why it was so busy, then I remembered…..there was a wedding that was part of the 4:30 pm Mass! It was kind of exciting to see a Catholic Wedding for the first time. And in fact, the Mass was still only 1 hour and 5 minutes. After church, I took care of some tasks around the house. Then Mom and I ate Chop Suey for dinner. Then Ian, his Mom, and I went to Blue Chip Casino. Amazing, the guy next to us got a Royal Flush!

Sunday: I worked 9 am - 5 pm, doing a little of everything. I worked through the paperback stock, pulled expired TPR tags, helped up front, filled items in Dairy, and faced the Dairy department. After work, Mom and I had leftover Chop Suey for dinner. In a little bit, I will be heading to Marija’s house for a Sunday study session. Marija and I need to get a presentation ready together, then the four of us need to work on a Casework assignment for Business Ethics, and then finally we need to put together an outline for our Company paper for Accounting. Good thing I’ve been getting 8-9 hours of sleep lately since I will only be getting about 5 hours tonight.

Thank you everyone for the congrats!

KHF - Grandma’s grave is actually very close to Dad’s grave. Only about 30 seconds apart by car.

Good night!
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 4:31:23 PM

Greetings Justin...returning home from FL...developed a sinus cold & cough there(of all places). Stopped by the day clinic to see the DR....gave me a few meds to hopefully clear things up(ongoing since Tuesday). Will see how I feel tomorrow...suppose to work. The Dean`s list! Congrats! Enjoy the rest of your day.
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 8:14:02 AM

Good morning, jjdm,

Congrats to you on making the Dean's List! :)

Another rainy day is predicted for here, so I believe I will just stay home. :)

Have a great day!
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 7:08:51 AM

Good Morning Justin,
Sunday {{{hugs}}}

Your Sunday movie is, Strength and Courage by David L. Griffith.

Again, the length is less than stated, about 2:20 min.
The text may be easier to read if you watch it full screen.

May you be blessed on this Sunday and throughout the week ahead.
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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 4:26:35 AM

Good morning Justin!

Bet you are having a busy w/e. Wan to learn all about it.

On April 19, 1775, in the Province of Massachusetts Bay, patriots from the surrounding Towns of Lexington and Concord, MA fired on the British Army. The Battles of Lexington and Concord were the first military engagements of the American Revolutionary War.

Today is know as Patriots' Day in Massachusetts and Wisconsin and Patriot's Day in Maine. It is celebrated on the third Monday of April. The Boston Marathon is run on Patriots' Day every year. The Boston Red Sox play at home in Fenway Park on Patriots' Day every year since 1959.

Since 1968 the ballgame has started at 11:05 AM. The Boston Marathon, the oldest and largest continuous marathon in the world, begins its race at 9:30 AM. This is so both events do not end together and bottle up traffic.

Today is also GB Claudie's birthday. A very Happy Birthday Claudie!

A fabulous Saturday that was forecast as 100% chance of rain on Wunderground.com all day long. Had plans to work on my roof and did not not, per the expected rain.

We rec'd sunny skies while towns above and below this area saw on and off rain. High was a pleasant 64° (18°C). Then at 2PM the sky rapidly turned gray. 2:27 PM heard a t-boomer. 2:29 saw a huge downpour.

Thought about the beautiful red edged hemerocallis (daylilies) seen at the OSJL store in Northumberland all day and night. Looked them up in mail order nurseries and found them to be $15 ea.

Loaded up the recyclables and took them to the Recycling Center. Asked the attendant how the sap run went on his trees. He said he rec'd what he needed, yet overall the season was a disappointment in this area.

He said in Vt and ME along w/north and south of here saw a banner year. Thursday when the young woman cashier at Big Papa's was spoken to, she said her folks maple sugar farm in Barnet, VT was having a slow maple sap season.

What is interesting about the Town of Barnet VT is that it has only 129 people. It comprises 5 separate villages w/a giant area that totals 43.6 sq miles.

This is The Center of Town aka as 'The Commons.' Much of it is rural, milk farms are abundant, and the prime way of life. Unless one is retired. Then TV usually is.

The mighty CT River passes right thru the beautiful town. The spring melt often overflows on its banks. Otherwise life in northern VT is very slow paced and care free.

HAD to return to the Town of Northumberland, NH toget 4 pkgs of 6-8 each for $3.99 at the Ocean State Job Lot. It was formerly an Ames store. Also bought nifty summer shorts for $10 and a real solid leather belt for just $7. Look out WM, you have real competition.

It rained so hard and became so dark after 2:30 PM the power was expected to go off. It still could at any time.

In the northern East Coast the ISS orbits by 8:28 PM. One can see the ISS w/the naked eye (even w/city lights at night) and all the satellites in your area, if seeing them in the country.

The temp is 36° (2°C) with the high to be 59° (15°C) in sunny skies.

Civil twilight is 5:25 AM EST. Night is 8:06 PM.

Sunrise: 5:56 AM. Set: 7:35 PM.

Length of day: 13h 39m. Length of visible light: 14h 41m. Tomorrow will be 2m 54s longer.

Have a splendid day!

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MadDogUSMC
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Message Posted: Apr 19, 2015 12:26:47 AM

Hope you are having a great weekend Justin!
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TUrtLE1625
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Message Posted: Apr 18, 2015 12:39:17 PM

Good Day Justin,
I commented on pic and sent congrats in TL, but never too many congrats so Congrats on how well you did...and your friends, too.
Nice that your mom could spend the time with your and your friends.

I'm sorry you had to take a personal day. Wait a minute, wrong. :-)
Good for you for taking a personal day. I hope you had a fun time last night with your friends.
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MidnightSun
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Message Posted: Apr 18, 2015 5:16:46 AM

Good morning Justin!

enjoyed your fab update very much Wonderful for all four of your pals to make the Dean's List. Superb Marija rec'd the #1 scholarship. Like that your mom went to college w/you for the day. Laughed at the term endless appetizers. No TGIF for over 100 miles. One can wish.

Great Tim, Jan, Jeff, and you had a dinner night last evening. There is more to write about. Excellent your are getting a good amount of sleep. Thank you for your fine post.

Woke up to light rain just after 12:15 AM yesterday. One of those times where it was impossible to return to sleep. Began my rounds early and posting went quickly.

Still was unable to return to sleep after my posts even tho my eyes were heavy. After relaxing for quite a while sleep slowly overcame my active mind and could nap for 2 hours at 7 AM.

Shaw's Wicked Awesome 3 Day Sale began yesterday morning and ends Sunday at closing.

Walked the driveway w/a waterproof ball cap and my team jacket on. Wanted to make certain the driveway was passable so the Dart would not sink.

Drove into town and bough excellent looking southern style pork ribs for an incredible $1.29 a pound. Bought the ribs at the store, 3 lbs of carrots for $1.88, and low fat Hellman's Mayo for $ 1.88 for 30 oz jar.

Added 8 miles to go to Ocean State Job Lot. It is a chain of 115 discount stores operating in New England and Upstate New York w/two stores in New Jersey. Hoped to find knock off's of Hoka One One jogging shoes. No such luck.

OSJT does have its continuing stock of standard items. It is know for buying overstocks and discontinued items at low prices and passing on the saving to their customers.

Did buy a 10 oz jar of relish for $1. It was the only one w/sugar instead of HFCS. Have my eye of some daylilies that are red w/ orange in the center at that store. If they sell before my return then so be it.

Stopped at the PO and picked up my mail, a replacement DVD of U2's Rattle and Hum album, and the two spring baseball team jackets that were ordered. Very handsome, colorful lightweight jackets that are sure to greatly bother the few Yankee fans in this area and make the many Fenway Park fans smile.

Returned home to prep the 6 qt crock pot w/red potatoes, green beans, carrots and the super lean $1.29 a lb southern style pork ribs. 30 minutes before unplugging two heads of broccoli crowns were added. A fabulous dinner with about 6 - 7 meals remaining.

Temp reached 64 when the rain stopped mid afternoon. Work in the gardens are planned. My back support will be worn. Seems after only a few bends, my lower back muscles are crying, "Uncle!"

In the northern East Coast the ISS tonight orbits by twice at 7:45 and 9:21 PM. One can see the ISS w/the naked eye (even w/ city lights at night) and all the satellites in your area, if seeing them in the country.

The temp is 34° (1°C) with the high to be 57° (14°C) w/a 90% chance of rain.

Civil twilight is 5:27 AM EST. Night is 8:05 PM.

Sunrise: 5:57 AM. Set: 7:34 PM.

Length of day: 13h 36m. Length of visible light: 14h 37m. Tomorrow will be 2m 56s longer.

Have a tremendous day!

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