Monthly Archives: July 2006

The Heat is On

Back in the days when I had a boat and a life, this heat wave would have been so awesome, but when you’re busting your buns on a reno, it ain’t no fun at all! Temps in the mid thirties and even hotter in the house are just brutal to work in. We are glistening

Ain’t camping fun?

Now I remember why I don’t “camp”. We were going up to Ashton Creek for Lorenzo’s Cafe’s 10th anniversary Music Fest, and wanted to camp Friday and Saturday nights. I needed to get up there early Friday night to reserve good “first-come, first-served” camping sites for the ski club. After twelve hours in the sun

Just another day in Paradise

Well, today started like every other day, almost. Doin my mornin biz, then flushed, and my only toilet overflowed! What a great start to my day. Just about the only thing that worked and it quit on me. Couldn’t believe it when I phoned Mr. Rooter and they asked if I as was a “member”,

Reno – July 6th

Now that I have my internet back up I’m going to try to record my trials and tribs on the reno a little better. Yesterday the plumbers were scheduled to be here at 7:00, so naturally they showed up at 9:00. The plan was for them to put the bathroom in the suite back together,

The big move

First,I have not had internet for over a week. Second, I have just moved. Third, I have taken on the renovation of my life. Not a whole lot of spare time for sure. I had no sooner moved to my new place after selling Mum’s place than our friendly neighborhood by-law officer showed up at

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