JOAN_HEO's Blogs

Boat update
Sunday, August 12, 2012      4 comments

Today's work included fiberglassing the deck then trimming the excess fiberglass from the inside of the cockpit and along the upper edge of the hull where the the deck fiberglass wraps around the first couple of inches of the hull. It looks beau... Read more
Kayak progress
Wednesday, July 25, 2012      9 comments

As some of you know, I'm building a wooden kayak. I have never built anything in my life but they say you don't need woodworking skills to do this so I decided to go for it. It has been slow going as it's been much too hot to apply epoxy. I... Read more
This is an incredible article!
Monday, June 11, 2012      7 comments

It's long but really interesting article from yesterday's NY Times. Give it a read. It explains all sorts of things.
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It's been forever!
Friday, March 02, 2012      2 comments

1.) _The Book Thief_...a spectacular book 2.) Two hilarious E-books... _Learn me Good_ and the follow-up _Learn Me Gooder_ 3.) Fridays 4.) It's pay week =) 5,) Not being tempted by cake... Read more
It's been a while
Thursday, February 16, 2012      3 comments

1.) whole and healthy children 2.) chocolate raspberry port (this one deserves gratitudes X 20!) 3.) working with people who know what to say when the chips are down 4.) working with people who care 5.) being available when I was needed.... Read more
Wednesday, January 25, 2012      2 comments

1.) warm clothes 2.) mild temps 3.) my funny dog 4.) a good vacuum cleaner 5.) chocolate raspberry port...deeeelish!... Read more
Sunday's entry
Sunday, January 22, 2012      3 comments

1.) Homemade chicken noodle soup... I even made the broth! It's delish! 2.) This Old House 3.) PBS 4.) A great visit with a dear friend 5.) Flannel sheets... Read more
Friday, January 13, 2012      7 comments

1.) Spark friends from all over 2.) Friends in far-away places 3.) Internet access 4.) My new fits!! 5.) A beautiful scarf I bought in Singapore... Read more
Thursday, January 12, 2012      2 comments

1.) a good night's sleep 2.) tomorrow's Friday 3.) three day weekends...YESSSSS! 4.) being done with wrestling photos 5.) getting close to finishing up a bunch of projects at work...if only they'd give me more time to do it all!... Read more
Monday, January 09, 2012      4 comments

1.) My warm and toasty bed 2.) My 4 goldfish who survived my trip 3.) Friends who want to hear all about mu trip 4.) The National Orchid Garden of Singapore 5.) Having all my trip photos processed (I will post some of the best shortly.)... Read more
So many things to be grateful for!!!
Saturday, January 07, 2012      4 comments

1.) The 2 best children in the world!!!! I am so blessed just to know them. The fact that they are mine? Totally amazing!! 2.) The opportunity to see how others live 3.) A fantastic camera 4.) The ability to bounce back after 20 hours of s... Read more
January 1st
Sunday, January 01, 2012      6 comments

1. A teeny tiny tiramisu...very tasty! 2. Air conditioning along the equator 3. Lush jungles 4. Frangipani ... what a fragrance! 5. Lizards in your room at night...they have the most beautiful voices. ... Read more
I don't know what day it is!
Sunday, December 25, 2011      7 comments

Many things to be thankful for! Orville and Wilbur Wright. I would have had a tough time swimming across the Pacific. Free airport wifi My iPad Music In-flight movies Life really is gud!... Read more
Monday, December 19, 2011      2 comments

1. A job I love 2. A fantastic car to drive 3. A working furnace 4. A dear friend who puts up with me 5. Running water where it's supposed to run... Read more
Sunday, December 18, 2011      3 comments

1. My friend's Christmas cookies. 2. Having a can of soup in the cupboard so I'll have a healthy lunch tomorrow. 3. Looking forward to spending Christmas with my daughter in Singapore halfway around the world. 4. Downloading books to read.... Read more

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