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Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2021, 10:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,142
Posted By Robertt
Grew up in east Texas. Mom would add milk to a...

Grew up in east Texas. Mom would add milk to a bowl full and top with sugar for my breakfast. Good memory.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-18-2021, 11:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 539
Posted By Robertt
Cotton. I worked for Swiff-Train and our...

Cotton. I worked for Swiff-Train and our warehouse caught fire. They were amazing and salvaged many things we thought were gone. They were off 290 just inside Beltway 8.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-14-2021, 07:13 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 5,645
Posted By Robertt
26 in Jersey Village. Iced over with some snow...

26 in Jersey Village. Iced over with some snow mixed in.
16 in the morning and isn't suppose to be above freezing tomorrow. Projecting 12 Tuesday morning.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-08-2021, 10:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 242
Posted By Robertt
Call the closest Tandy Leather store. They may...

Call the closest Tandy Leather store. They may know someone. Bought a starter kit for my son for Christmas and while there several regulars came in for supplies.
Forum: D-I-Y Projects 01-27-2021, 11:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,674
Posted By Robertt
Find one then the closest left or right on that...

Find one then the closest left or right on that wall. Use a stud finder or a strong magnet on a 18"string to find a nail. Slide back and forth finding a nail head. Spacing should be the same...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,157
Posted By Robertt
I have been to the cemetery on what is called...

I have been to the cemetery on what is called White Point where the dead were buried from the 1919 Hurricane. I was a teenager and followed my future father in law there.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,157
Posted By Robertt
"Then if you search the two big freezes. Twice,...

"Then if you search the two big freezes. Twice, once around 1900 and then I think in the 1920s, it froze with temperatures below zero. The bays froze over, people actually were ice skating on the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-11-2021, 09:24 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,157
Posted By Robertt
Growing up I was told Portland, Texas is the...

Growing up I was told Portland, Texas is the highest point above sea level on the gulf in Texas. President Taft and even Mark Twain hunted ducks out of a train over what is known as Gum Hollow just...
Forum: Recipes 01-04-2021, 11:36 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,372
Posted By Robertt
I cook mine the same way I cook my pinto beans. ...

I cook mine the same way I cook my pinto beans. Same spices, salt pork, etc. My kids tell me they don't taste bad like the can ones.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-03-2021, 11:25 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,674
Posted By Robertt
When the property tax bill comes in they may be...

When the property tax bill comes in they may be motivated to sell.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-21-2020, 10:04 PM
Replies: 501
Views: 24,485
Posted By Robertt
Falling Down.

Falling Down.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-17-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,725
Posted By Robertt
I live in Houston and drive an hour to jobsites...

I live in Houston and drive an hour to jobsites and another hour home Monday thru Friday. I have seen every story anyone will till. I just try to keep from running up someone's bumper and others...
Forum: Recipes 12-13-2020, 01:28 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,417
Posted By Robertt
Growing up in Portland near Corpus Christi we use...

Growing up in Portland near Corpus Christi we use to have a Dixie Cream Doughnut shop. They made a sour dough bread wrapped sausage that they called pigs. Awesome. I live in Houston now and what...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-10-2020, 09:59 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 4,456
Posted By Robertt
Deer chili, eggs and cheese breakfast taco will...

Deer chili, eggs and cheese breakfast taco will make you forget Chorizo.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-30-2020, 10:19 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 6,382
Posted By Robertt
I had two different ones walk into camp in the...

I had two different ones walk into camp in the evening. Gave them our names and phone numbers. Told them they were welcome to come and eat breakfast or dinner anytime we were there. Even gave them...
Forum: Around the Campfire 06-22-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,033
Posted By Robertt
That is our favorite float. Park your truck and...

That is our favorite float. Park your truck and hand them your keys, rent your tube and take the shuttle up river. About halfway there is a ledge you can sit on and take a break. Then float back....
Forum: Around the Campfire 04-10-2020, 09:04 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,424
Posted By Robertt
100% agree. Never got a thorn flat and quiet on...

100% agree. Never got a thorn flat and quiet on the highway.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-26-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,350
Posted By Robertt
Take a few pictures of the cows while your there....

Take a few pictures of the cows while your there. I don't think you will have a problem.
Forum: Around the Campfire 03-08-2020, 07:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,597
Posted By Robertt
I have an 05 and it's a good truck. I pulled my...

I have an 05 and it's a good truck. I pulled my pop up camper up to Houston with no problems. I have the V6.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-24-2020, 10:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,089
Posted By Robertt
I bought a Ruger Security 9 Compact which...

I bought a Ruger Security 9 Compact which includes an extended base plate for the mag. I also bought a Desantos Sof-Tuck inside the waist band holster that I am very happy with. I weigh 135 pounds...
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-14-2020, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By Robertt
I thought in Texas they did.

I thought in Texas they did.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-03-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,141
Posted By Robertt
Mahomes graduated from Whitehouse High School. ...

Mahomes graduated from Whitehouse High School. My grandparents lived in Whitehouse and I spent many weekends and summers there growing up. The town sure has grown since then. Glad they won.
Forum: Around the Campfire 02-02-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By Robertt
I used the Xtang I ordered after I got my cover. ...

I used the Xtang I ordered after I got my cover. Made a big difference.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 01-28-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 7,799
Posted By Robertt
North American Arms Black Widow 22 Mag or Ruger...

North American Arms Black Widow 22 Mag or Ruger Security 9 Compact.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-24-2020, 11:34 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,612
Posted By Robertt
Voted. Choice doesn't say open or concealed. ...

Voted. Choice doesn't say open or concealed. I'm fine with concealed but I don't want any average person walking thru McDonalds playground carrying open. Just my two cents.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-12-2020, 12:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,042
Posted By Robertt
My dad and I planted these when I was four in...

My dad and I planted these when I was four in Whitesboro. I'm 57 now.
Forum: Around the Campfire 01-08-2020, 06:36 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 2,852
Posted By Robertt
I have. When the lower section where I hunted...

I have. When the lower section where I hunted was too wet to drive I walked down the fence line. There was a sow under my feeder about 75 yards away. North wind blowing in my face it started...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-28-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,123
Posted By Robertt
I had a similar problem. I replaced the washers...

I had a similar problem. I replaced the washers in the hot and cold handles in the tub and then took off the shower head. Turned both handles on and little bits of rubber came out. I tapped the...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-21-2019, 08:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 880
Posted By Robertt
I carry a Maglite 2 D light wedged between the...

I carry a Maglite 2 D light wedged between the drivers seat and the console. Cheap, dependable and serves more than one purpose. You will know what that means if you grab it by the head. It's...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-20-2019, 07:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 263
Posted By Robertt
Strip it and start over is your best bet.

Strip it and start over is your best bet.
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-16-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 3,455
Posted By Robertt
I played High School ball for his grandfather Ray...

I played High School ball for his grandfather Ray Akins. He was tough as nails but you respected him. He is in the Texas High School Football Hall of Fame. I am sure Drew learned a thing or two...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-13-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 576
Posted By Robertt
Here is a link to the carpet and rug institute. ...

Here is a link to the carpet and rug institute. Click on carpet for your home. All the information you need to make a good decision.

https://carpet-rug.org
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-08-2019, 12:45 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,419
Posted By Robertt
My son has been Type 1 for the last three years. ...

My son has been Type 1 for the last three years. Go to the classes and listen to your doctor. We have learned to read every label on everything we buy. After a while you remember how many carbs...
Forum: Around the Campfire 12-07-2019, 12:24 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,700
Posted By Robertt
Happy Birthday Mary! Have a great one!

Happy Birthday Mary! Have a great one!
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-25-2019, 11:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,744
Posted By Robertt
"$#it happens quick".

"$#it happens quick".
Forum: Recipes 11-16-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,767
Posted By Robertt
Two TBSP flour mixed with one cup hot water...

Two TBSP flour mixed with one cup hot water toward the end.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-10-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 377
Posted By Robertt
Sounds like moisture is getting inside. Check...

Sounds like moisture is getting inside. Check that the door seals tight. Maybe place one of the silicate packets that you get in some items inside around the battery panel. I haven't tried it but...
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-09-2019, 11:01 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,386
Posted By Robertt
Small ceramic electric heater will warm up an RV....

Small ceramic electric heater will warm up an RV. About $25 at Walmart and works well in my 23'. Just turn it on when you get there and give it time to work.
Forum: Around the Campfire 11-04-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,177
Posted By Robertt
We have a tractor tire at what we call the...

We have a tractor tire at what we call the boneyard. This way the rancher knows it's not a calf when the buzzards come. Throw them in the tire and they are 90% gone by the morning.
Forum: Photography 11-02-2019, 05:13 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,414
Posted By Robertt
Nikon has a good website. I think they have live...

Nikon has a good website. I think they have live chat.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-29-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,478
Posted By Robertt
I went to my box blind in Benavides and decided...

I went to my box blind in Benavides and decided to leave my camera in my truck. After daylight a small, classic brown and white striped badger comes across the road 20 yards in front of me. He...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-24-2019, 02:55 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,363
Posted By Robertt
I use Wick Fowler's False or one alarm chili mix....

I use Wick Fowler's False or one alarm chili mix. Kids love it. Cook a pot of beans separate for those that want to mix.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-23-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 148
Views: 6,025
Posted By Robertt
I'm 57 years old. I have loaded 500lb cotton...

I'm 57 years old. I have loaded 500lb cotton bales with a dolly, crawled around in hot attics installing duct, loaded and unloaded trucks by hand. I have installed fencing, cleared brush and filled...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-19-2019, 01:22 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 4,047
Posted By Robertt
I just saw something about a used phone that was...

I just saw something about a used phone that was "cloud locked". He could make and receive calls but can't sign into the cloud to download his existing apps and contacts. The last owner did not...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-17-2019, 08:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 390
Posted By Robertt
We got a balcony on the street and a room across...

We got a balcony on the street and a room across the hall to sleep in peace.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-11-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 738
Posted By Robertt
From experience. Battery, fuses or converter. I...

From experience. Battery, fuses or converter. I had to replace my battery a few times. Nothing would work because they had a bad cell.
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-03-2019, 11:11 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,786
Posted By Robertt
Sitting in the blind during spring turkey season....

Sitting in the blind during spring turkey season. Had some jakes and hens come in. The hens were ignoring the jakes. Then I noticed a jake humping a tall cow patty. He got after it for quite a...
Forum: Around the Campfire 10-03-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,315
Posted By Robertt
They cook the jalapenos in the egg then add the...

They cook the jalapenos in the egg then add the picante.
Forum: The Other Side of the Ranch (Firearms) 09-30-2019, 10:24 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,043
Posted By Robertt
NAA 22 Magnum Black Widow. In the front pocket...

NAA 22 Magnum Black Widow. In the front pocket holster. Hardly know it's there until I might need it. Killed some snakes and shot a few pigs. If it don't kill them the sound will scare them off. ...
Forum: Around the Campfire 09-27-2019, 11:18 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,499
Posted By Robertt
Prayers sent.

Prayers sent.
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