Been in Odessa from last Thursday until yesterday and getting back here was HELL. I'd gotten used to sleeping in air conditioned comfort and in a real comfortable bed. When I got back here it was 100 degrees and very little wind. Its supposed to be hotter today according to Nick. It was after midnight before it cooled down in here enough to sleep. To add insult to injury there is a really bad fly problem area wide down here and they are the real pesky type!
I should be getting one of the grant septic systems before long so need to add a bathroom to the cabin. Will be nice to have indoor plumbing, but it will mean getting more watter hauled. I now have enough solar to run a small refrigerated AC in the cabin during the days when it is finished. That will be awful nice to.
The arm is doing so so. Gives me a lot of pain at times and feels pretty good at others. Got about 3 1/2 more weeks to wear the damn cast. Hopefully by then if there is problems I'll be back in the VA system so they can deal with it??? I sent the last paper work off yesterday.
In other news the Grub Shack has been sold now that its operational again. Jerry and Eva are moving out of the area. Looks like the GS is in good hands though and the food is still great. Its also open 6 days a week instead of 5.
The Legion is now closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays until the end of summer, but at least it and the GS both sell ice and at least one will be open where we can get ice 7 days a week without having to drive all the way to Study Butte.
Sorry no pix this time. Just news.
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