just wanted to say hello to all and introduce myself. I am Hedge, new firehouse.com member. I have been reading the mag for a while now and figured it was time to become a member of the site. 34 yrs old, from texas, married, 4 dogs, no kids yet. working on that though. been involved in fire/ems since i got out of the army in 93. got a lawn and landscape biz here in texas, yadda yadda yadda. anyway looking forward to meeting some good folks and learning new stuff through the forums. be safe out there. peace