Cabin – Last Day

—Cabin – Last Night— I’ve been here since June 8th. Almost a month. My Mom and Aunt came up Seven Days ago, which I enjoyed.We plan on leaving tomorrow morning. What’s something you should do on your last day at the Cabin?Pack up the vehicle? Nope.Mom decided to move all the furniture around and change…

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Cabin 6/28/22

I realized today that this trip has mostly been about seeing the wildlife. There’s a Rabbit that hangs out all day long that I named “Bugsy.”The Bears are all named as well as one Chipmunk, “Monk.” I got the Hot Tub situated until we get our Cover delivered. You may or may not remember that…

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Bear Names

—Bear Names— We had a giant visitor today at the Cabin. Since this Bear did not have any Cubs with it, I think it must be a male.It’s just an educated guess. Since I can’t tell one Bear apart from another, I call them the same names. All Grown Male Bears are named “Grady.”All Grown…

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Storms

Thunder and Lightning came crashing down Sunday evening.I hear much of the Southeast had Storms. Many places took damage. Me? I was asleep.I turned on “Everybody Loves Raymond,” got under the blanket on the couch, and fell asleep.The Thunder was so loud at times that it did wake me up. And I woke up screaming.As…

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Cabin 6/26/22

—Cabin 6/26/22 – Bears and Vehicles— Yesterday, upon walking out to Mom’s vehicle to go out to eat, we noticed her back door was wide open.Mom had made the mistake of unlocking her vehicle and didn’t realize the vehicle didn’t lock back.Long story short, The Bear had gotten into her vehicle. We had brought all…

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Cabin 6/25/22

—Cabin 6/25/22 – Surprise Visit— I got a surprise visit from Mom and my Aunt.Yep. They drove up to the Cabin and surprised me.We had talked about them coming up some time while I was up here, but we never talked about a date or anything.So, I was pleasantly surprised.I want to take them to…

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Life

It happens to everyone. Second by second, minute by minute, hour by hour, day by day, month by month, and year by year, it happens. We see ourselves in the mirror every day. Sometimes multiple times a day.Yet, we never see it. Then, one day, while looking through “old” photos, you run across an old…

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Cabin 6/24/22

—Cabin 6/24/22— Yesterday, I “putted” around the Cabin doing “This and that.” I may or may not have said this, but when I arrived up here, the Bear had torn the top off of the Hot Tub and threw the top in the yard. And, guess what? Hot Tub Covers are on back order all…

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The Lone Cub

—Cabin 6/23/22— Last night, at about Midnight, I wandered onto the back porch because I couldn’t sleep. It was quiet outside, and I could hear some “animal” slowly easing its way toward the Cabin.It sounded like a Hog to me. I say that because I had heard this exact sound many times before, and it’s…

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Cabin 6/22/22

—Cabin 6/22/22— Whenever I come up to the Cabin, I try to Repair and Upgrade anything that I am physically able to Repair or Upgrade.So, off to “Ace Hardware,” I went. I needed to get two Outside Floodlights to replace two Floodlights that are out.I also purchased some Single Philips Head Screws. Knowing it would…

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