aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,

Round, round, get around, I get around

It was a busy fall weekend. We went over to Richmond Saturday to visit the Grandcubs. Trick or Treat had been postponed by the town because of the mid-week rain, so we were there to snap a few pix.


Trick or Treat 2018
Hand over the candy and nobody gets hurt

Sunday promised to be a dry day, so I skipped church and buzzed over the holler to get some work done. I used my laser level to shoot the various posts marking the location of piers to support the upper part of the house. Then I dug out and emplaced the forms for the piers. Each form is so placed that I can build the rest of the pier out of 8" block.


Please fill out these forms
Doesn't look like much for six hours' work, does it?

Deanne went back to work this morning for the first time since her surgery. Godspeed. I'm taking it slow, since two major out of town trips two days in a row has depleted whatever moxie I had on hand.

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