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Posts Tagged ‘Family

$51 electric bill when normally $200

July 9, 2011

All the family is gone. Boo hoo. It was great fun having everyone here, eight weeks of extra people in the house. With 7 people here the electric bill did go up but was only 1/3 of the kW of a year ago. I was still in Tier 1 and used 417 kW over what […]

July 8th solar panel results

July 8, 2011

Over 21 kWh today, that is good. It is always nice to make over 20 kilowatts in a day. It adds up to over 600 on the month. Electric bill from SCE might come tomorrow and I will share what the bill looks like. We had 7 people in the house all using computers, TVs, […]

My solar panel results for June 2nd and 3rd.

June 3, 2011

Here are the results from my Sungevity leased 3.7 kw solar panel system for yesterday and today. Enjoy! Family is still here – beach day tomorrow! Fun in the sun!

5/21/11 solar panel results and the RenFaire

May 21, 2011

We were all at the Renaissance Faire today in Irwindale. It was fun, but warm. Everyone had a good time, even Ethan. We just signed all day, I enjoyed it very much, signing with family is always a joy since it is my first language. The Moonie show is always our favorite, too funny. Here […]

May 20th solar panel results

May 20, 2011

Here is the solar panel graph for 5/20/11. Still real busy studying for my test and visiting with family.

May 14th solar panel results

May 14, 2011

Hi, here are the solar panel results from 5/14/11. Like I said the whole family is here and now my other twin daughter is here! My dad comes over tomorrow to go to church with us and visit afterwards. We will have four generations of the family together.  Family tree is on ancestry.com. We are […]

My dad is back home.

March 12, 2011

I helped my dad, age 91, move back home from the nursing home. He is doing much better and he has a live-in care giver to help him. My dad was happy to be home. So thanks for you prayers. Off to Deaf Teachers Conference today, all day. On solar, my dad wanted to go […]

My grandson at 4 1/2 months of age

March 2, 2011

Family time. Here is my grandson Ethan for family far away to see. Also, my dad is doing some better at the nursing home and we hope to have him back home soon. He pray for his speedy recovery. By the way he likes my iPad and enjoys drawing on it, watching movies on YouTube […]

More stats for Dec. and Jan. – and my cats

January 3, 2011

As you can see the tree shading is still an issue from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. darn tree. In the summer heat, I am grateful for this tree. Lets see if each day the kilowatts produced keep increasing, that is of course on sunny days, as it rained yesterday and is raining today. I bet […]

Family for the holidays

December 29, 2010

I have not kept up my daily postings perfectly like before, busy with all the family here. First there was Brittany and her beau then there is Nicole, Justin and my new grandson, Ethan. Busy, busy! That is good. It is fun watching the family grow. My son comes to visit tonight so I must […]