Category Archives: home

Planning

Having your house painted is an odd experience. When the workman covered the windows with plastic, I began to feel trapped. Silly, I know, but it was an odd sensation. I am very pleased with the new color. It is … Continue reading

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Projects

Another lazy hot day. My granddaughter’s favorite place is the hammock on the back patio. There are errands to run and books to read and glasses of icy cold beverages to drink, and yet I still find a little time … Continue reading

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Project

I’m on the patio, looking at the garden and thinking, “I should be weeding.” Dag-nabit. It’s cool for the moment, supposed to get really hot today, and so, I suppose, out there I will go. Back in a bit. By … Continue reading

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Priorities

Whew! I feel like I’m breathing again. The painter and carpet installers are out of the house, everything has been returned to its ‘probably’ correct place, and I feel like I can get caught up. At least, I have time … Continue reading

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Garage Sale Types

A garage sale is an interesting way to spend a morning. People of every kind and creed come by. The ‘early birds’ are the most dedicated to getting a good deal. Then there are the ‘mosey-ers’ and finally, the hen-pecked … Continue reading

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Recipes

The garage sale is less than a week away. I have everything hauled to the garage, but the items aren’t tagged yet. I suppose I should get at that. It won’t happen by itself. Many of the things out there … Continue reading

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No-Go

You know when you start something in a house and it leads to eight more somethings? That is just so true. The painting is almost done, except the baseboard and the cut-in around the ceiling. The problem is the previous … Continue reading

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