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‘Cutting The Cord’ — A Long Time Coming

For the third year in a row, we called the cable company to cancel cable TV. This time, we actually did it. The first time, Time Warner Cable offered such a steep discount that we accepted it and kept TV for another year. When the price began to rise again, we called again to cancel,[…]

2014.07.03: Keeping TV For Now

If you’ve been keeping up, you know we strongly considered and then decided to cancel our cable television service. Today was the day, arbitrarily. My wife called and explained what we wanted. I wasn’t eavesdropping, but she talked to the Time Warner Cable representative for some time. Then she came and asked me if I[…]

2014.06.05: Notes

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Published on: 2014.06.05

* RLF was good all day; ate more than usual and without the usual nonsense or constant encouragement. * BWF seems to be getting over whatever illness he had a few days ago, but has been unusually clingy In the morning, we made an increasingly rare Sam’s & Target run. Our Target trips are getting[…]

2014.04.03: Notes

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Published on: 2014.04.03

Beautiful weather today: low of 72°F, high of 84°F, but cloudy and breezy all day so 84°F didn’t feel too hot. * RLF had a sudden urge to eat lunch at 10 a.m., but I made her wait 30 minutes. She still insisted she was hungry, so I let her eat. So when we ate[…]

Jan. 9, 2013: Rain

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Published on: 2013.01.09

It rained all night last night, and all day today, which felt very unusual. Temps stayed between 50 and 60°F. According to local TV channel KXXV, we’ve had 2-5 inches of rain in 48 hours, which is the most we’ve had since July. Stayed inside all morning; lunch at Subway; afternoon trip to Lowe’s; spaghetti[…]

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