MLB announcedlast week that the White Sox will host the Yankees in a "Field of Dreams" game in August of 2020. The game will take place in the new stadium built next to the iconic field from the movie. There will be 8,000 seats and fans will get to the new park through the cornfields… Continue reading 10.08.13 Field of Dreams, Dyersville, Iowa – 02.07.20 New Field of Dreams
The concrete stainers just left and the floor is stained! They re-cleaned the floor and taped spaces where the spray might land on that it shouldn't Our process does not use acid but uses acetone. Our color is a mixture of warm walnut and cowboy something to bring out the golds we want. I'm sure… Continue reading 02.11.15 Concrete is stained!
Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - Our stained concrete man needed Monday to finish up another job so he started this morning. The vinyl guys also came today to finish up what they could while the boss is away in Colorado for two weeks! One day this year we hope to be in Colorado so I'll… Continue reading 02.10.15 The start of our stained concrete process and Roy working on well pump building!
I attended church today at River Rock Church in Loranger with our granddaughter Madisyn and her mom Liz. For those who know our past, don't be so shocked, yes we sat together in church and the building didn't fall down around us!!! We both know that it's in Madisyn's best interest for us all to… Continue reading 02.08.15 Fun with Madisyn, white trim and yellow siding!
Friday, January 23, 2015 - The rain Thursday night and this morning was heavy enough to stop the framers from working today. It was also very cold and windy. Roy and I headed to Hammond for our follow up cortisone shots in my shoulder and his knee. We always wait at Dr. Chaisson's office far… Continue reading 01.24.15 Cabinets and counter tops on order…. and our new campfire pit!
Roy and I shopped for a storage building for some time. We decided upon the Heartland Rainer Gambrel Wood Storage Building from Lowe's. It's a 10 x 10 building with a storage loft inside. We bought it as a kit for $998 (plus tax and $65 delivery) instead of paying $2,000 for one already built. … Continue reading 01.19.15 Nice light yellow storage building
Southeastern and LSU won their games Saturday by huge amounts. They are both powerhouses in their conferences. The bad news is that the Saints lost (oh how it hurts to say that word) to the Dirty Birds of Atlanta by a field goal in overtime in their first regular season game. Our defense was rotten.… Continue reading 09.11.14 So what’s new??
Saints fever is spreading throughout the South in these weeks leading up to the regular season. Time to get the plastic bag and tub containing all our Saints paraphenalia, clothes, signs, etc. out from under Dora. Near the end of last season we bought our Sproley Oley tin can man to hang outside. Since Sproles… Continue reading 08.13.14 First day of school, victorious Saints, and beautiful butterflies!
I found that the best type of work for me is work I can do online from wherever we travel. The work I do with RVillage is perfect since it's only 15 hours a week and can be done mostly any time of the day. I usually tried to work 3.75 hours a day 4… Continue reading 08.02.14 Oddities in looking for an online jobs – not your normal job search!
What a morning! Our first morning Worship Service back at our home church Trinity Baptist Church since we returned last Saturday. I slept until around 11 am last Sunday and didn't go to church. Do you know what kind of week I had? A very difficult one. Every thing that happened felt like it… Continue reading 06.08.14 John 3:16