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Penny adopts a new dog

Penny adopted her a nice new dog. Jax is a Siberian Husky. All white with blue eyes. He was at the Humane Society where Penny has been volunteering .  She really likes him and he is a hit with the rest of the family also. He is 1 year old, so there is still a lot of puppy in him.

There are a few pics and a short video in the rest of the story.

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Spring Snowstorm

Wow! We got 3 inches of sleet/freezing rain here in Wichita. Then we got about 6-8 inches of snow on top of that. All within a timespan of 24 hours. I was ready for spring, not this.

Here is a few pictures I snapped. The back porch pictures are the best as I actually stepped out the door for those.

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New vehicles all the way around!

Clayton and Penny get new cars. Wow we didn’t expect to do that.
We went to Lubbers in Cheney, Ks. last Saturday to ‘look’ around for something to replace the van with. Something small but not too low to the ground. We found this 2006 Ford Escape and really liked it. We made the deal on that and told me I should refinance my truck at a lower rate. I told them I was interested in trading it in. The rest is history.
We came home Saturday with two vehicles. I took the old truck to them on Monday and finished the deal. They are making great deals right now, is all I can say. Continue Reading

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Clayton hits a deer!

I managed to hit one on the way to work Wednesday Nov 19th, 2008. I got lucky and smacked him (her) as he was crossing the road. I kept going and the airbags did not deploy. My only damage was the grill. One bulb was burned out as well. I hope that is the last time that happens. That was really scarey!

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