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Buras Travel Blogs (9)
We survived the Blitz, Buras, United States travel blog

We survived the Blitz

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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     I have been leading groups of volunteers rebuilding (and building new) homes since Hurricane Katrina hit the gulf coast in 2005.  Most of the time the groups come and stay and work with us for a week at a time.  Usually ...

That wasn

That wasn't there last week!

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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... , only thing is the first floor is only 16" high.  That got the finished floor elevation to the height that FEMA and the United Way (our source of funding for the four homes we are building) said it had to be.  We hired four Brazilian fellows to ...

Fuller at Fuller, Buras, United States travel blog

Fuller at Fuller

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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... a pit bull and wouldn't let go until 8 truckloads of Doug's dirt shows up at two of the houses- Mr. Le's at Foster and Mr. buras at Jump.  I was tempted to let my brother squirm a bit and just tell him- you ordered it, you move it, with no help from ...

Life

Life's only constant is change.

A travel blog entry by petersalemme

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     The only thing constant in life is change.  Last week, the small group of regular volunteers were working to try to get a home finished up for Malcolm Savage.  I had estimated originally that it would take us another ...