I was at Lowe’s on Sunday buying nails and in their impulse purchase section as you stand in line, they have Pop Tarts. Who buys Pop Tarts at Lowe’s?
On Tuesday after I dropped Jan off, I moved to a cheaper hotel for the week until my apartment was ready on September 8. I found Boulder Station for $35 a night. In a worse neighborhood but actually a much nicer hotel than the Excalibur. Really nice valet staff took good care of my car.Continue reading “Just a few second week things…”
Tuesday afternoon, I started dealer school. So far I’ve learned to cut checques (divide chips), shuffle and pitch cards while playing blackjack. I’ve mostly got that down. Today, I started baccarat, a completely foreign game to me that is the next big thing. It’s a pretty easy and quick game but there are definitely rulesContinue reading “Dealer school”
We rolled in late Wednesday night and checked into the Excalibur Hotel. So tired!! I’ve stayed at the Excalibur before and it was never fancy but it was ok. Now it needs a huge facelift. It’s not a complete dump but it’s cheap for a reason. On Thursday we started on the task at hand.Continue reading “First week in Vegas”
We left at 4am (ok, close to)…and drove 19 hours. Lots of road time. But there are a few pics to share from the short stops: This is a statue in Gallup, NM that honors the Code Talkers from WW II. Read more about these amazing guys here: http://history1900s.about.com/od/worldwarii/a/navajacode.htm And some snaps to the Eagles:Continue reading “On the road …”
On Tuesday, August 11, my last day of work, I came home to my POD. And on Wednesday, my birthday, we loaded. Well, Steve’s wife Lizabeth, her son’s Michael, Joshua and Grayson came to load!! They did a great job. And on Thursday, the Pod went to storage for a month and I spent aContinue reading “Moving day”
I’m going to step back just a little to between the decision and the trip. Back to Amazing Garage Sale Saturday!! So moving means purging so…time for a garage sale!! Deborah and I picked our hot Saturday. We had a few customers early, as usual. We met Gigi the dachshund who came for aContinue reading “Garage Sale Day”
I’ve been blogging for awhile & I’m aware that blogging is old fashioned but to am I. I tried the Tumblr thing but I find it’s too cool for me. So instead of trying to be something I’m not (one of my resolutions) but ready for a change, I decided to start a new blogContinue reading “New adventure, new blog”