Friday, March 29, 2013
The next 5+ weeks are still at Defcon 2, NO LOAD on my left leg. So to be ambulatory, a walking aid is required… after a trip with Jean to the local bike store we are fitted out with Yellow Bar Tape .. and Ye Olde Nantucket Bike Basket. (Made in China)Jean checks out a potential ride:….
Monday, March 25, 2013
Through popular movie media the “Buck List” has become an very day part of speech when referring to “Fun” things to do .. No I don’t have such a list.
BUT! I’ve started an UN-Bucket List: stuff you'd like to UN-Do.
Monday, 3/18 .. beautiful mid day bicycle ride, 7 miles straight uphill to my sons home. Mid afternoon about 4:30ish .. It’s an all downhill ride home.
HERE are a couple of Pictures from that epic ride:
ER X-Ray at 5:13pm Monday .. Left Hip Dislocated and Femoral neck fracture (sometimes Neck of Femur (NOF), subcapital, or intracapsular fracture)24 hrs and 10 min later we have Pinned (4 pins) and properly located left hip So now its 6 weeks of NO load on my left leg/hip. I’ll be the One-Legged squat champion after this.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
It’s the weekend and “Stuff” happens: About noon, a friend called in need of help with some; structural framing and repairs to a French Door Jamb. He e-mailed these pictures, so about 5:00 pm I went to see the damage and establish a repair plan:….
Saturday, March 16, 2013
It’s 1:00pm .. 2nd. Tea break of the day .. Much progress: Most of the main sizing is completed, Joinery is established and some preliminary Fitting is in process.
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Wednesday, March 06, 2013
In the words of the 50’s song:Looking out from; Corona del Mar, we can see the South End of Santa Catalina: perhaps a little more than 26 miles. A beautiful So. Cal. morning (7:30 ish)Looking south, Little Corona beach below. A place with deep routed memories: …..
Saturday, March 02, 2013
Getting home late Thursday night (2/27) with my China SWAG. Thursday it was off to see Jean.
So by; 3/2/13, Saturday morning I had pressed my pots into service. Using Jet-Lag as an excuse, I find things just as I left them Friday night.
All new glass teaware: Step 1 (tea from last night-still good); insert the infuser / filter into main pot body & heat water: .. Glass teaware: I’m sold on itGlass brings an added visual enjoyment to making tea.This pot is perfectly sized (by volume) to one of my tea bowls .. life is indeed good, Here infusing 10yr old cooked Pu Erh tea .. NB. I usually double filter, just a habit picked up early on when drinking Pu Erh.