Category Archives: Safety

SANTA ROSA LAKE STATE PARK, NM. SEPT. 21, 2017.

Location: Rocky Point Campground, Santa Rosa Lake State Park, New Mexico.  Map. Awful, awful night’s sleep. Could not turn off my brain. At 4:10am I wondered if I should just get up. It’s really irritating to hear Margo softly snoring. … Continue reading

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A NEW TOW VEHICLE AND WHY

The return trip from Red River was uneventful.  That ended when I got home.  Margo presented me with our new used tow vehicle, a Ford F250 Super Duty, with a 6.2 engine.  It looks big.  It IS big.  Running boards … Continue reading

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RED RIVER, NM, SEPT. 11, 2017

Location: home to Red River, NM Yes, I posted four posts yesterday, one definitely out of chronological order.  It was probably a little confusing to those of you who get my posts by email.  Everything should be fixed now. What … Continue reading

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SPIFFING UP THE OUTDOORS

I am through prepping the house and have turned to spiffing up the outdoors.  Weed and grass trimming was first.  Then weeding the garden.  Picking up unnecessary items and construction trash was next.  Gosh, I had a lot of old … Continue reading

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WHAT TO DO IN AN EMERGENCY WHEN AT A CAMPSITE

As I looked at the several acre size burned area in Cottonwood Campground, I wondered what the campers did when the wildfire started.  Did they fight the fire with their water hoses?  Did they fight the fire for people who … Continue reading

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LIP PROTECTION ISSUES

My sister called me a couple of weeks ago and said she had an appointment with a dermatologist for a spot on her upper lip.  It being a highly populated Texas she had to wait almost a month to get … Continue reading

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WADING SAFETY, 2017

Wading Safety Sure wish I’d a thought to watch some wading safety videos before I left.  Might have saved me a couple of Oh, S**t moments.  Surprisingly, the experts don’t agree on everything so watch from multiple sources. Here’s some … Continue reading

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