Monthly Archives: May 2010

Natural Air Conditioning

My outdoor thermometer was showing 80F in the shade this afternoon, and it was much hotter out of the shade, at least 90. The indoor thermometer in my bedroom registered 68F. I sure hope this holds up as I definitely … Continue reading

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Internet access

I checked Verizon’s internet as well as Comcast – in both cases you either have to be a current customer and/or get at least two different items – phone service, cable TV, etc. in order to qualify. I’m not sure … Continue reading

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Sometimes I get so fed up with computers I feel like just giving up on them. The connection here is so off-and-on, and it is frustrating to try to do anything. I need a new USB hub so I can … Continue reading

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In response to several readers who asked, I will more than likely NOT be going to Lassen this summer. About a month after surgery, when I realized things were not going so well, I wrote to the folks at Lassen … Continue reading

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Some good news and some less than good

I just returned from the doctor’s office. He told me that the surgery looks good and is healing well. The less than good news is that the pressure in my left eye is still high due to swelling in the … Continue reading

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Aerial display

Late yesterday I watched from my window as the reincarnated Red Baron and another World War ! fighter pilot buzzed and dive-bombed each other. I think they were having a grand time and no one got hurt. It seems one … Continue reading

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I’m counted!

I decided to call the help line and give the census info over the phone, with my residence being the one in SD. If the lady who visited me yesterday had not been so rude I might have decided to … Continue reading

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