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Try this Eight Can recipe: 1 can of corn 1 can of sliced or diced white potatoes 1 can of diced tomatoes 1 can of okra or green beans (recommend okra) 1 can of Veg-All 1 can of Campbells old fashion vegetable soup 1 can of Hormel Chili w/o beans 1 can of Hormel Chili w/beans Mix all together in p...
Do you know what John Kennedy Abner Doubleday Joe Louis And this guy (not the uniformed one) have in common? They are all burried in Arlington National Cemetery, a truly special place that you must visit at some point. Put it on your "bucket list"!
Some home inspectors do not take the cover (dead front) off the electric panel for safety reasons. The accepted Standards of Practice in the industry do not require removal of the cover to complete the inspection. However, for those of us that remove the panel cover to check for proper connection...
If you have not been to Washington DC since the Korean War Memorial was finished I recommend that you make the trip. It is a stunning memorial. As a Vietnam veteran I have a special place for "the wall" but this memorial really touched me.
Some of you larger home inspectors may need an assistant to get in tight spaces. Well, I came across a willing and physically qualified assistant that I can make available for a price! As you can see, he has a natural curosity, invaluable in the inspection business and a sharp eye that doesn't mi...
Radon gas exposure is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the United State with over 21,000 deaths a year (over 600 in Georgia). Radon enters houses because of the pressure differential between the earth under the house and the space in the house which causes the house to become a natural ...
During a Home Inspection in Coweta County, Georgia I discovered flexible gas piping running through the furnace cabinet wall and across the burners to the gas valve. This was a new installation! I contacted the owner of the HVAC company that performed the installation immediately and after 3 week...
Horses are amazing animals! My Hank is more amazing than most. I bought him 15 years ago to trail ride. I was a novice rider and he was a spirited horse....not the best combination. If fact, the first time I rode him "we" went down, he on top and I was very fortunate I was not badly hurt. Over th...
"We cannot direct the wind but, we can adjust our sails!" A store where a woman can go to find a new husband has opened in NY City. There are specific instructions that must be followed: You may visit the store only once; There are 6 floors and the value of the product goes up as you go up; You m...
my name would be on this wall. I know that, God knows that and I believe my Mom knew that. The following link will take you to a 5 part film about the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. It was made in 2007 for the 25th anniversary of the completion of the wall. It doesn't matter what your political view...