Monthly Archives: April 2014

Harley, Casing, The VA, The DAV And a Fantasy

Yesterday morning our neighbors from across the road came by on a 4-wheeler.  They were in search of the dog, Harley, again.  They took a ride down the lease road to see if they could see him on the pad.  A few minutes later they were on their way back up the road…with Harley running … Continue reading »

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Riggin’ Up & Heatin’ Up

On Friday I drove into Floresville to pick up some groceries and was happy to see that the cactus’ were blooming!  Bright yellow or orange blooms peppered the sides of the roads.  They were so pretty I had to stop on the way home and snap a few pictures. The rig finally went up about … Continue reading »

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Crew Change And Fuse Change

So far this gate is a gem!  We got here 2 days ago and have only logged roughly 120 vehicles.  The company man told us not to worry about logging the big trucks that are bringing pieces of the rig in…so we haven’t been.  We just go to the door and wave to them as … Continue reading »

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Gate Closed, Great Weekend, New Gate!

Our gate closed at noon on Friday and we were on the road to San Antonio shortly after 1:00 pm.  We met our son, Zack, for an early dinner at Joe’s Crab Shack.  Michael and I had never been and were both very happy with our meals.  We both got platters:  His with fish & … Continue reading »

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Winding Down And Gearing Up!

Our day started off fairly busy with a caravan of green trucks coming in to help rig down the flow back crew.  They arrived before 7:30 am and left by noon.  They all came at the same time and all left at the same time…with 5 of the 7 trucks that have been living down … Continue reading »

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