Category Archives: home improvements

Feeling Tired and Grumpy

I’m feeling tired and grumpy today. The phone rang at 7:30, waking me which means I didn’t get my sleep out. Now that I’m retired, I don’t set the alarm very often and sleep later in the morning. Of course, … Continue reading

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Thanks for Cool Air

I’m so thankful for the cool air that is wafting through my house. I’ve known for about a month that there was something going on with my air conditioner because the house was not cooling off as it should. I … Continue reading

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Computer Issues

I’ve just spent most of the day sitting here at the computer. I started getting weird pop-ups, etc. yesterday and spent most of today in a “live chat” with a technician to get rid of the problems causing them. Thankfully, … Continue reading

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It Missed Me

There seems to be a gene that prompts people to clean out cupboards. It missed me. I’ve read several blog posts about people who are downsizing and clearing clutter out of their lives. Even my friend who called the other … Continue reading

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Two Almost Finished Projects

I finished knitting my  “House Sweater” this week.  This is the Sassy Shrug from the September 2006 issue of Creative Knitting magazine. I used Red Heart Super Saver Multi in Candy Print for the sweater since I wanted a sturdy “wear … Continue reading

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A Stew of Topics

Just as a stew is made up of a variety of ingredients, all cooked together to make a savory dish, this post is made up of a variety of topics. Whether or not the result is a savory mix is … Continue reading

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It’s all over but the shouting

The bathroom renovations are over, thank heavens!  I don’t think I could take another day of Handyman being in my house.  I can’t afford to have him here any more!  He still needs to come back and replace some dropped … Continue reading

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