Because of the disasters, including our furnace, we’ve been burning up our wood supply, which is good. Not so good is that we were real close to using it UP this week. 264 more words
1 week, 3 days
One car needed its CV joint replaced, had the appt, it failed 3 days before that. About 2 days after we got it back, the other car developed a problem, check engine light running rough and all. 94 more words
1 week, 5 days
Some friends have asked us what it is like to visit the families we work with in their homes. We thought these images convey more than we ever could. 65 more words
1 week, 6 days
we need to paint it, next month. I’ve unpacked 4 boxes of books (about 200) in the past week. Many of them are gone, either to the antique booth or donated somewhere. 256 more words
I’m getting rid of stuff, amongst other things, like using stuff I already have. None of this is new, but I’m FINISHING things, and that IS. 319 more words
2 weeks, 4 days
Okay, I’m trying to get where the house just gets cleaned and maintained (entirely different things I’ve discovered).
Cleaning something, really cleaning it, is what traditionally “Spring Cleaning” or other seasonal cleaning is for. 903 more words
4 months, 1 week
“Family Food Supply” is the name of a pamphlet I got a while ago. This one is from the Metropolitan Life Insurance Co., 1934.
Okay, I’m a sucker for publications like this, I’ve confessed that already. 413 more words
4 months, 2 weeks