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Posted: 6/25/2017 1:00:31 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/25/2017 1:05:06 PM EST by glocke12]
I think I need a do over...

tried mowing my swamp of a front yard, and got the lawn tractor stuck to the point i had to pull it out with the 4 runner.

than since we are having 3 days of dry weather for the first time in awhile, I figured it would be a good time to take down the canvas tent I set up back on Easter weekend in the wooded area behind my house..only to discover its full of black mold/mildew on the lower 1/3. wasn't like that when I checked it a week or so ago, but since than we've had about 4-5 inches of rain. Im not even sure I want to put the effort it into trying to salvage it and may just toss it.....note to self...canvas tents aren't for long term setup...

than i went in for lunch, but decided to grab a shower and also hose off the dog who was muddy as fuck. After getting the dog cleaned the shower stall was muddy as fuck so I put a stopper in the drain with the intent of letting the stall fill with water and than pour bleach in it to soak.

Went to fix and eat my lunch...10-15 minutes later, oh hell....the water...

Yup...water spilled out of the stall, onto the tiles, and is dripping through the light fixtures in the garage...

sigh....
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 1:03:00 PM EST
I just opened beer #3 of the day. 
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 1:04:10 PM EST
Red Bull winning a Gran Prix is always a great start to a Sunday. Heading out now to see a movie, stop by the casino for lunch and maybe some Blackjack, then to the range to finish the day. 
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 1:05:24 PM EST
I won $250 on the Craps table at 1:30 this morning after being down to $30.... does that count as Sunday?
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 1:07:00 PM EST
Still haven't left my bed.. sipping coffee watching golf.

Wife leaves for some shower soon and I'm going to try and muster up some motivation to organize the garage/storage.

fun times.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:06:02 PM EST
Went for a 3 mile run this morning at 9:30am then took kid and kids friend to get coffee. Wife left with step kid and I did some yard work and then sat down and enjoyed the first time in 18 months that nobody has been home. It's awesome
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:10:59 PM EST
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Took the dag and cat for a walk around the yard.. ate a few fresh pears off my tree... could be a whole lot worse.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:14:52 PM EST
2/3rds of my girls are puking everywhere

I'm sure they'll manage to pass the bug on to me
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:15:52 PM EST
Church this morning for the first time in a few weeks due to diving. My place is a mess, so I'm doing oodles of laundry, cleaning, etc. today. I've been spending a lot of time diving or doing pool laps, so I've kind of let things go. Organizing the dive gear so it doesn't take over the LR. Diving buddy might be in town for a weekend in a few weeks, staying at my place so it's good incentive to get things taken care of. Just a lazy day doing things at a slow pace.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:22:17 PM EST
It's my fun day. My 'I don't have to run' day.

Despite watching several 'how to' videos, today I have managed to do a really amateur job of putting red coloring in the 'fire' pictogram on an AR lower. Good enough to get the idea across. So here I am back on ARFCOM.

Best to all!
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:23:27 PM EST
Got off to an annoying start.

But watching Team NZ get to 6-1 in the Americas Cup while doing a little dry firing more than made up for it.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:24:31 PM EST
I worked third shift for over a decade. This meant that I had to go to work on Sunday night. Sundays is still a do nothing day 2 yrs after I retired.
I am enjoying my do nothing day.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:31:56 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/25/2017 2:52:21 PM EST by kenmack]
After a very pleasant drive through the sunny North Alabama and Southern Tennessee countryside, the sammich maker and I are at the Sewanee Summer Music Festival to watch our daughter, along with some other wonderful musicians, perform.

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Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:36:15 PM EST
It's the first day of my 3 week paid vacation.. (I get 2 annually)

I bought a lot of shit because I also get profit sharing today

Then I fed a random cat.. It was pregnant and hissed at me. I neither care nor think about wtf that means.

Then I bought some beer.

So. Good.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:51:03 PM EST
Finished a 48 at the FD, came home and molested the wife , watched the morning political shows, took the 13 yo to McDonalds because she can no longer eat home cooked food.

Bought myself a milkshake . Considering a nap. It looks like rain.

Must be some motivation around here somewhere , maybe I'll find it later.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 2:52:37 PM EST
SO and I hiked the Green River Gorge in Saluda all the way to the start point of the Green River Narrows Race held in November. You have to be a serious kind of crazy to start down that stretch of violent whitewater frothing over huge boulders in a kayak. Watched a beautiful buck bound up through the woods on the hike out...obviously knew I didn't have a rifle.

I'm wiped.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:01:28 PM EST
Got up at 4:30 drove an hour to our current job site. Drank coffee until the crew showed up at 6. Nailed down 23 square of shingles. Now sitting in the truck with the A/C blasting. Think we are going to call it a day.

My buddy has a large walnut down on his property. Going to head over there tonight and load up the logs. Then take them to another friend who has a small sawmill. Will make some pretty cabinets if I ever find the time to build them.

Then I'll go home have a couple beers and go to bed.

As of today I've worked 37 days straight. It's my busy season!
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:13:15 PM EST
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Took the dag and cat for a walk around the yard.. ate a few fresh pears off my tree... could be a whole lot worse.
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Cool pic! Looks like a nice place.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:16:33 PM EST
Vegetable gardening and some digging to remove concrete pads in the backyard between coats of Herculiner in the new truck.

Very busy day here puttering.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:17:41 PM EST
I haven't had to kill anyone yet.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:19:57 PM EST
I'm calling my Sunday a success. Got a couple of new shooters comfortable behind an AR (despite the mall ninja retard in the next lane shooting the shit out of our target). Had Culvers for lunch and now enjoying a cold beer.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:20:28 PM EST
Playing some CS:S and drinking some Evan Williams. Pretty good here.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:26:50 PM EST
Finally finished making my travel arrangements for my upcoming trip to visit my son.

Watching the Crossroads 2010 Festival on TV.

Doing a little work around the house here and there.

So, pretty good.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 3:56:35 PM EST
studied for my ATP written, cleaned my apt, did a shitload of laundry, and now i'm drinking an 8.6% IPA watching some spec ops show on history channel.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 4:12:03 PM EST
I had to do to the zoo.

I thought my day was on the crappy side, but you win that one.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 5:13:21 PM EST
Nice went to gym, and now on drink 3.
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Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:20:28 PM EST
Much better than the OP's...
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:25:56 PM EST
Pulled the driveshaft out of my truck and replaced the u-joints, after exchanging the wrong size ones that they gave me at the parts store it went pretty smooth.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:30:23 PM EST
Went skeet shooting with my skeet shooting buddies this morning. Three hours later I got word that one of the guys went home and died. Heart attack. I've had better days.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:31:34 PM EST
Hiked the Manitou Springs Incline and I'm sore as fuck.

Grabbing a pint at a local brewery then home to do a bunch of cleaning.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:35:56 PM EST
Screaming shits and puking. Burned up 2+ rolls of wipe.

Other than that.... all good.

8654
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:36:19 PM EST
Kids had a water fight in the front yard.... wife and I just got out of the pool. Now haircuts for the boys.

Pretty damn good so far...
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:37:49 PM EST
Got sick, 102 degree fever, chills, diarrhea, headache, bad joint pain. Probably some sort of stomach flu.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:39:25 PM EST
Had a large to-do list. Made tube doors for the XJ instead




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Breakfast, walk, nap, yard work, beer, roll in the hay with the wife. Now Arfcom and more beer.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:46:16 PM EST
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Got sunburned finishing up the chicken coop, but it's done finally
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:53:21 PM EST
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I just opened beer #3 of the day. 
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Saaame
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:53:23 PM EST
Wife and kids went to church. I took the bike for a ride into work for a few.

Had to meet a client to give her kidney failure cat fluids, but then we decided it was poor Jake's time.

Came home and began working on the railing for the pool deck stairs. 

Took a break about 2:00p to take the family to see "Cars 3"

Came home and finished the railing.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:55:23 PM EST
Left rotator cuff is aggravated as hell and shooting pain into my neck.

It's been grand.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 7:59:19 PM EST
Scale of 1 - 10. about a 4.

No one hurt, sick, or dead. Just down.

Wanted to go fishing and/or take the dogs out for some exercise, just couldn't seem to generate enough ambition to do it.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:09:38 PM EST
My son broke his arm .
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:12:47 PM EST
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Went skeet shooting with my skeet shooting buddies this morning. Three hours later I got word that one of the guys went home and died. Heart attack. I've had better days.
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Well That Sucks.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:16:40 PM EST
Man, what a great day.

Started out at church.

Then 3hrs on the tractor improving the hunting property, set up some new camera stations, tested a couple guns and loads. Wife cooked deer burgers and brats and keeps bringing me cold beer.

Wife needed satisfied. Husbandly duty fulfilled.

I'm blessed beyond imagination
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:17:52 PM EST
Mounting some things on my walls -- really hard to do because I still can't move my left arm so well. And because I am learning what size pilot hole for various drywall anchors. I really get a sense of getting better everyday, though, when I'm finished.

And, I'm still coming here and typing stuff (the docs said that I should play around on the computer to exercise my brain -- if they only knew).
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:18:16 PM EST
Went over to the cabin to loaf today and take the dogs on a walk.
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Little shop on the other side of the park makes subs so we stopped in for lunch.
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Had a good day, came home and washed vehicles and thinned out the tomatoe plants in the garden.
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:20:33 PM EST
[Last Edit: 6/25/2017 8:28:34 PM EST by FeedThatJones]
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Priorities, you have them.

I snapped a bolt off in the new ring gear for my truck....

Edit: If rebuilding your chrysler 9.25 rear axle, and you have a FACTORY manual that says ring gear bolt tourqe is 115 ft/lbs. It is a typo. 65 ft/lbs is the correct number
Link Posted: 6/25/2017 8:22:24 PM EST
except for breaking the center pin on a leaf pack, pretty good
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