Category Archives: Working Around House

T-1 And Counting

Before I tell Mary something important, I take both her hands in mine. That way, she can’t hit me with them. Say what? What is T-1 and counting mean?  Check in tomorrow and find out!  Today the three of us … Continue reading

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Saturday Was A Mixed Blessing! Work And Fun!

We have enough youth. How about a Fountain of Smart? We are having a party tonight, so we were up and at it early, going through the house attempting to make everything at least presentable.  We worked on the patio … Continue reading

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TGIF!

I have a lot of growing up to do. I realized that the other day inside my fort. NOT FAIR!!  Mary gets to take a day off from work and go to work, leaving me behind up to my keester … Continue reading

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Work Work Work! I Am, Thinking About Going Back To Work So I Can Rest!

The worst part about working for the department of unemployment is when you get fired you still have to show up the next day. We worked from 6:00 AM until past sunset without with a one hour break when we … Continue reading

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We Have More Storage!!!

In 1919, a storage tank full of molasses in Boston exploded, causing a flood that killed 21 people. I guess you could call it the Boston Molassacre. I bet you thought I made it up! The Great Molasses Flood, also … Continue reading

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Things Are Starting To Take Shape

I’m skeptical of anyone who tells me they do yoga every day. That’s a bit of a stretch. We started early and worked ALL day!  I didn’t take a single picture!  I worked in the office most of the day … Continue reading

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Hear The Cement Pour?

From how high can you drop an egg onto a concrete floor without breaking it? Higher than you would think, the structural integrity of a well laid concrete floor renders it virtually indestructible towards an incoming egg, even at terminal velocity. … Continue reading

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We Worked Twelve Hours On Sunday!

  We attacked the kitchen and it was a chore. We had boxes and boxes of things plus we had to decide which “everyday” dishes, plates, and other kitchen essentials we would use.  Mary had prettier things so we naturally … Continue reading

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Serious Backyard Work Begins Today!

What do you get when you drain a hot tub full of clowns?  Several gallons of laughing stock. Today we attack the kitchen, so we can begin to cook at home again.  At 8:00 AM sharp, the guys show up … Continue reading

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Progress Was Made! It’s Beginning To Look Like A House!

The CEO of IKEA was elected Prime Minister in Sweden. He should have his cabinet together by the end of the weekend. So I get up and look at the den/kitchen and go immediately back to bed.  Well, immediately was … Continue reading

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