Lessons Learned??

At some point, we shall emerge from our caves and step back into public. What can be taken away from all this? I hope people will start better planning for emergencies. Keeping a (minimum) 2 week supply of basics isn’t horribly excessive. It doesn’t kill the budget if you do it slowly. I hope people […]

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Run Regret

I’m seeing in the news about how some of these people bought hording level amounts of stuff are trying to return them……I am SO HAPPY that there are signs at some of these stores suspending most returns. These self-centered panicking people created some of this cluster fuck. What starts as a news story in other […]

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CLOSED

Like so many other areas, our metropolitan area is closed. It took us a few days to get here, but we are here. Any place where people can gather is off limits. Anything that sells things other than necessities like food and medicine are now closed. Many people are lost and stir crazy for wanting […]

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Spiral

I don’t understand. Yes, It is flu. Yes, it is a strain previously unknown. …but these mutated strains pop up every few years… The flu strains we do know kills thousands every year, and we all bear it. It sweeps through and we press on. It sweeps through every year. I do not understand why […]

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Covid-19

With the virus continuing to cause panic, there has been much discussion on whether or not to cancel the trip. We have decided not to, at least not at this time. We were already going off-season and mid-week, so crowds were already going to be reduced. Now, it will be even more so. With the […]

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