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Headed to New Orleans

Thursday, August 30, 2012

The Disaster Relief Crew that I am on is being sent to New Orleans tomorrow for recovery/cleanup after Hurrican Isaac. Friday I will travel for about 7 hours to get there. We will serve until the middle of next week. I am on a chainsaw crew, so I will get plenty of exercise each day. However, we will eat whatever meals are provided by the Red Cross or other organizations that are set up to help with the cleanup.
I'll be starting off September with lots of fitness time!

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    Hope you are all staying safe. I know you're making a great difference!

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SLIMPAM23 9/1/2012 10:34AM

    Good luck and be safe!! I work for an electrician and we have guys over there also. I am trying to picture you with a chainsaw - and I'm not gonna lie - got a grin on my face!! But you are right - you will get LOTS of exercise!! Try to stay cool. It's VERY humid down' here right now!!

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TRAVELISMYGAME 8/31/2012 10:36AM

    Travel safe and be careful with that chainsaw! You'll be working so hard, you'll probably need extra calories, so I wouldn't worry about what food you'll have!

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CAKAROO 8/31/2012 6:13AM

    have a safe trip!

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DLDMIL 8/31/2012 12:09AM

    Stay safe and thank you for volunteering to help.

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