Random thoughts on axes, knives, axe use, woodworking, bushcraft, wilderness survival, camping, hiking, and gear assessment. So he entered an elderly couple’s home and although soaked, he said it felt like sacred ground. Estimates are that we’ll receive among 12-36 inches by Tuesday. Our pals in Dallas had been put on alert we may possibly be showing up. Also, on this evening in Utah, as everybody settled in to sleep (soon after a game of Dungeons and Dragons, a staple every night) I was capable to do a Google search and discover a whitewater rafting outfit, a brief distance away.
Our river guides from Adrift Adventures have been amazing. Armed with cleaning supplies, we walked from door to door, and entered those properties where we were needed. We lit the candles on his cake, he closed his eyes tightly – produced a want – and blew out the candles.
As I talked about, the majority of folks have no one particular to support, except volunteers. As this was only our second night of camping, we had not however perfected the right quantity to cook during meals, or how to pace ourselves and make meals much more if needed.
He had been skeptical about going, he is so busy with operate – he did not think he could take the time. I’d rather know that any monies are receiving straight to the people who need it. We went for a 10-minute stroll wearing raincoats and carrying umbrellas.
We’ve offered, and they have accepted, to come reside with us till they can get any necessary repairs completed. So there are thousands of individuals that are out – volunteering their time to pull down saturated cabinets, rip up flooded carpets and floors, and rip out sheetrock and insulation.
What we see firsthand, is …