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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[…]

2014.05.10: Notes

* BWF has now mastered climbing onto all the small chairs: RLF’s desk, her Poang chair, and the rocking chair they inherited from me. He is mainly trying to get the things above them: posters, light switches, bulletin boards, etc. Today, he tried to move the Poang chair under the light switch in RLF’s room,[…]

2014.03.26: A Different H-E-B; TV Considerations

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Published on: 2014.03.26

* MRB went to story time * M&I had Billy Bob’s takeout for lunch, with home-cooked sweet potato fries; RLF had a sandwich.

Lazy Saturday

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Published on: 2009.09.06

Don’t feel bad if you didn’t read the entirety of my last post. It was so long that I barely got through it myself. The short version is: We got to Killeen, we unloaded the truck and returned it, returned to Seminole for my car, unpacked for days, bought some new stuff, ate food, slept,[…]

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