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Old 06-03-2016, 09:29 AM   #55441
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A fine good morning to you Steve. Foggy start here in Amarillo.


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It's Steve Flagg not Steve Foggy, although the later might fit him better!

Morning Steve, good luck with the Docs.
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Old 06-03-2016, 09:58 AM   #55442
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It's Steve Flagg not Steve Foggy, although the later might fit him better!

Morning Steve, good luck with the Docs.
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Yeah. What Tim said except maybe the 'foggy' part. I'm thinking his auto correct changed fogy.
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Old 06-03-2016, 10:42 AM   #55443
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Oh, I was up by 4:45 this AM and I checked the thread andm got caught up reading it, but I try to sit in darkness as much I can when I'm waiting on Eli to get here, because then I go back to bed for a couple hours. Dark makes typing legibly hard...
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Old 06-03-2016, 11:34 AM   #55444
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Oh, I was up by 4:45 this AM and I checked the thread andm got caught up reading it, but I try to sit in darkness as much I can when I'm waiting on Eli to get here, because then I go back to bed for a couple hours. Dark makes typing legibly hard...
Just don't look at the keyboard. It's okay if you spell like Dianne.
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Mr. Round... is it any wonder you're tapped out, eating $20 samiches and Chicken Fried Steak flow from Texas to California. Clearly a photoshopped CFS.
It was only $10 since I ate the leftovers the next afternoon. I am trying to cut down on expenses. To do that I let Earlene have a cheap salad then I can splurge.

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Yeah. What Tim said except maybe the 'foggy' part. I'm thinking his auto correct changed fogy.
Don't forget the "old" in front of "fogy."
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Old 06-03-2016, 01:15 PM   #55446
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Just don't look at the keyboard. It's okay if you spell like Dianne.

True true
I was up by 6, my 3 grands left today on the move to Tampa, FL.....
Had the 4 and 6yo with me most of this week....

May be headed to Elkhart area last week of July, if anyone will be around.....



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Old 06-03-2016, 01:32 PM   #55447
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It was only $10 since I ate the leftovers the next afternoon. I am trying to cut down on expenses. To do that I let Earlene have a cheap salad then I can splurge.



Don't forget the "old" in front of "fogy."
But how much to fly that chicken fried steak to California?
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Can anyone recommend a good Resort around Santa Fe please. I'd prefer pull thru and space. Money isn't an issue as I'll use Wayne's credit card.
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Can anyone recommend a good Resort around Santa Fe please. I'd prefer pull thru and space. Money isn't an issue as I'll use Wayne's credit card.
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This is the place I would suggest!
http://www.santafeskiesrvpark.com/
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We stayed at The Trailer Ranch RV Resort on Crrillosis Rd. Back in but shady spots. First impression was not great but after driving around to some others it turned out to be a jewel. We stayed a week.
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Old 06-03-2016, 03:45 PM   #55451
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I was up by 6, my 3 grands left today on the move to Tampa, FL.....
Had the 4 and 6yo with me most of this week....

May be headed to Elkhart area last week of July, if anyone will be around.....



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Bummer Di - I know how hard that will be as its hard for me too!

One exciting thing is when Hunter and I leave next week for Seattle we will be bringing 3 of our grandkids back with us for a month!!! Lots of fun things planned for that time.

We have been working on a project on the SB - we have added solar panels and a Sonnen 10kWt battery too. If I have calculated it all right we should be able to disconnect the electric company in El Paso soon.

Next the yard!!!!
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Bummer Di - I know how hard that will be as its hard for me too!

One exciting thing is when Hunter and I leave next week for Seattle we will be bringing 3 of our grandkids back with us for a month!!! Lots of fun things planned for that time.

We have been working on a project on the SB - we have added solar panels and a Sonnen 10kWt battery too. If I have calculated it all right we should be able to disconnect the electric company in El Paso soon.

Next the yard!!!!
Will the local electric company buy your excess power? Some will. The batteries on my RV are usually full by noon and there are still several hours that the panels could be making me money if there was a way to plug into the proper grid.
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Bummer Di - I know how hard that will be as its hard for me too!

One exciting thing is when Hunter and I leave next week for Seattle we will be bringing 3 of our grandkids back with us for a month!!! Lots of fun things planned for that time.

We have been working on a project on the SB - we have added solar panels and a Sonnen 10kWt battery too. If I have calculated it all right we should be able to disconnect the electric company in El Paso soon.

Next the yard!!!!
Nice! I'd like to know more about your battery. I have a 6.5kw system on my roof for the last 8 or 9 years and it might be nice to have some additional power after the sun goes down.

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Will the local electric company buy your excess power? Some will. The batteries on my RV are usually full by noon and there are still several hours that the panels could be making me money if there was a way to plug into the proper grid.
They buy mine back! But of course they pay squat when THEY are buying it, totally different price than what they CHARGE me for my usage.
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So Di and Larry, are you going to winter near Tampa now that you have grands down there?
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