Yes, over-doing it can cause real pain. Dh has been trying to do some things outside because it got cooler for a few days, but his back is having problems now, like your neck. I hope that your neck continues to get better.
Ah, we know the weather's cooling when the clawed slippers come out! :-)
It sounds like the critters know where they will sleep this winter. And, it's a good idea to get another heater for Chance this winter.
Where will you look for boots for this winter?
Yes, there's a lot less that you can do without your water. I hope that it's an easy, cheap fix. In the meantime, maybe you can continue to rest your neck?
Feel better soon!
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