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Re: July 4


Just found out I don't have to work tomorrow or the fourth. Will have a
family BBQ here tomorrow, go to breakfast at the church Monday and then
fireworks in the evening. Should keep me out of trouble.
----- Original Message -----
From: "A A HODGES" <hodgesaa@earthlink.net>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Saturday, July 02, 2005 7:10 PM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] July 4


> How' re those Margaritas coming? Hope everyone is having a nice, relaixing
> weeked, although that's probably too much to hope for. Have a good one!
>
>
> Andrea H
> Beaufort, SC
>
>
> > [Original Message]
> > From: David Franzman <dfranzma@pacbell.net>
> > To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > Date: 7/1/2005 8:54:45 PM
> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] a few tips for coping/ now trip
> >
> > Hey Jim
> >
> > It was great.  I have to say from Talahassee to Baton Rouge looks
> identical.
> > That's the problem with being in a hurry and having to travel by
> interstate.
> > Once there though Louisiana is one of my favorite states.  Very nice
> people,
> > great food and really good places to check out.  We've been to New
> Orleans
> > once before for a week but this time we had all of about 6 hours.  N.O.
> > should not be rushed through.  You should meander like the river that
> runs
> > through it.  However, it's still a great place even in a hurry.
> >
> > Now my son and nephew are away camping for the weekend so I bought some
> Don
> > Julio Anejo (tequila), whipped up a batch of my famous salsa, rented a
> > couple of movies and we're going to relax.
> >
> > Happy 4th to all
> >
> > David
> > http://www.atouchofthetropics.net
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "james singer" <islandjim1@verizon.net>
> > To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > Sent: Friday, July 01, 2005 3:52 PM
> > Subject: Re: [CHAT] a few tips for coping/ now trip
> >
> >
> > > So, David--how was the trip through the bayous?
> > >
> > > On Jul 1, 2005, at 6:19 PM, David Franzman wrote:
> > >
> > >> And two hours west of you we were about 85 until the fog rolled and
it
> > >> cooled to a nice 65.  That's California for you.
> > >>
> > >> David
> > >> http://www.atouchofthetropics.net
> > >> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Theresa" <tchessie@comcast.net>
> > >> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > >> Sent: Friday, July 01, 2005 7:41 AM
> > >> Subject: Re: [CHAT] a few tips for coping w/ heat from East Texas
> > >>
> > >>
> > >>> Hmmm-  yesterday was the first day we hit 100.  Funny- now
Sacramento
> is
> > >>> a cool spot to live??
> > >>>
> > >>> Theresa
> > >>>
> > >>> Donna wrote:
> > >>>
> > >>>> SAY WHAT! We have been in that 100 degree crap for
> > >>>> weeks now! Actually today it is supposed to be cold,
> > >>>> only 79 for a high... I can't wait!:)
> > >>>>
> > >>>> I have a craft made thing for my neck- has something
> > >>>> inbetween the material, swells up when you put in
> > >>>> water (read ice water). Keeps you cool for a time...
> > >>>> then back in the ice water for 10 minutes and you are
> > >>>> ready to go again... It does work!
> > >>>>
> > >>>> Donna
> > >>>>
> > >>>> --- Lynda Young <lyoung@grindertaber.com> wrote:
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> > >>>>> 101 here yesterday, Pam - it's getting brutal. Add
> > >>>>> in the humidity
> > >>>>> factor and we're talking about feels like 110. You'd
> > >>>>> feel right at home
> > >>>>> here.  And, Rich, we really would appreciate some
> > >>>>> rain.  Would even
> > >>>>> settle for it over the holiday weekend!
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> Lynda
> > >>>>> Zone 7 - West TN
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> -----Original Message-----
> > >>>>> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net
> > >>>>> [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
> > >>>>> Behalf Of Pam Evans
> > >>>>> Sent: Thursday, June 30, 2005 9:49 PM
> > >>>>> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > >>>>> Subject: [CHAT] a few tips for coping w/ heat from
> > >>>>> East Texas
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> In honor of our first 100 degree day of the year, I
> > >>>>> thought I'd share
> > >>>>> this.  Get a rag or small dish towel and wet it,
> > >>>>> then wring out
> > >>>>> slightly.  Get some peppermint oil and drop about 4
> > >>>>> drops along the
> > >>>>> length of it.   Wet it slightly again and knead for
> > >>>>> a few moments to
> > >>>>> work the oil throughout the rag.  Wear this around
> > >>>>> your neck while
> > >>>>> working in the yard and you'll feel cooler.  Also 5
> > >>>>> or 6 drops in your
> > >>>>> bath is most cooling and refreshing.    For those of
> > >>>>> you prone to leg
> > >>>>> & foot cramps, drink a big glass of orange juice
> > >>>>> before going out in the
> > >>>>> yard, morning and afternoon.  8 to 12 oz.  The
> > >>>>> potassium prevents the
> > >>>>> cramps and all the water you are drinking flushes
> > >>>>> that out.  So it needs
> > >>>>> to be replenished.  Or eat a banana if you don't
> > >>>>> like juice. It makes a
> > >>>>> difference.
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> Hope that helps y'all not so accustomed to this type
> > >>>>> of heat.
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>> --
> > >>>>> Pam Evans
> > >>>>> Kemp TX
> > >>>>> zone 8A
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> > >>>>>
> >
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> > > Island Jim
> > > Southwest Florida
> > > 27.0 N, 82.4 W
> > > Hardiness Zone 10
> > > Heat Zone 10
> > > Minimum 30 F [-1 C]
> > > Maximum 100 F [38 C]
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