A late dinnertime

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I was planning to make a white chili - chicken and Great Northern beans but I kept looking at some ham I had in the freezer.  Thank God I am not having anyone over tonight as I made a ham, bean and cabbage soup.  Tastes great but the aftermath will be a bit borborygmus. Bear and Truffle have put up with much worse so they will survive.

Was trying out alternatives to Amazon for shopping - placed an order with Walmart trying out their Plus service (30-day free trial).  Both orders took a long time to ship but shipping was free. The second item arrived today and was just one component. It was supposed to be an electronic connection crimper AND 1,200 of the connectors. Only the crimper itself arrived.  See how their customer service performs.  So far, selection is not anywhere as good and prices are substantially higher.

Got a nice fire going - started with wood and built up a layer of coal.  I'll make a true grate for it so I can burn just the coal.  Lots more BTUs and longer lasting - the fireplace shares a wall with the bedroom so it keeps it nice and warm.  Huge masonry chimney - once that sucker warms up, it stays warm.

My grocery deliveries are more than usual tomorrow - the other driver is not able to work.  Nothing else planed for the day so no complaints.

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