Monthly Archives: May 2022

Currency

As a sort-of follow up to my last post, I’d like to talk about money today. Not long ago, I swore off banks. I may have mentioned my hatred for them before, and some of the reasons why. Now for … Continue reading

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New Bank Rant

Since when can someone not make a deposit into someone else’s account? I’ve been doing this for years, and as recently as last month. But just this past week, Bank of America insisted on ID for a deposit, and then … Continue reading

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Chickens

We’ve had a few mid-90s days this week, and lots of days in the upper-80s and low 90s this year. So far, my chicken coop heat abatement procedures seem to be working. To review, I have a 90% UV blocking … Continue reading

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Broken Record

I know I’m beating a dead horse. But the point needs to keep being made. Chicken feed went up another two percent this week, $13.99 to $14.29 for my usual forty-pound bag. A forty-six percent increase in less than fourteen … Continue reading

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Fuck Joe Biden

It’s time for what is becoming a regular feature here – a FJB moment. Today I bring you the restaurant edition. Yesterday morning, for the first time in a couple of months, Wife and went to Cracker Barrel for breakfast. … Continue reading

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Fun Times

Sunday was Mother’s Day. We had our usual gathering of siblings at our mother’s home in western/central Virginia. All seven of us siblings made it, at least for a couple hours. It had a unique flavor, as the youngest in … Continue reading

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And It Continues

Thursday was Captain’s last shift. Before he left, he asked me to work Friday night. Since I’m taking Sunday off in order to attend our annual family reunion, making me twelve hours short for the week, I agreed. Aside from … Continue reading

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Holy Greed CVS

Wife has recently started showing signs of allergies to dogs during her recent visits to family members who have animals. She is fine for a day or two, but develops congestion around day three and continues for the duration of … Continue reading

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Let’s Go Brandon!

Tractor Supply Producer’s Pride 40-pound bag of layer mini pellet chicken feed. 29 March 2021 $9.79 16 April 2021 $10.79 01 May 2021 $10.99 15 May 2021 $11.49 13 June 2021 $11.99 (at this point, I started buying in quantity) … Continue reading

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Bottle

I need to climb inside one and not come out. Actually I kinda did the first half of that yesterday. As mentioned in my last post, I woke up on the wrong side of the bed yesterday morning. No idea … Continue reading

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