repair woes

It’s a beautiful blue-sky, sunny day out today. The snow we had Monday and Tuesday has melted, my lawn guy has fertilized the lawn already, and it’s absolutely gorgeous! Which is why … I feel awful. I caught Gizmo Guy’s cold. I woke up with a pounding headache, a stuffed […]

The light at the end of the tunnel – is ...

Phew! Two MAJOR chores done this weekend – the re-organization of Gizmo Guy’s and my office is done. I now have my own five high for all my books and office supplies, etc separate from GG’s disks and tools and computer parts. And my Mac and PC are tied together […]

Time to put my feet up … finally

Recognize this picture? Remember what it means? Yup, our basement’s wet. Again. And yes, it’s the hot water heater to blame. Yes, the brand new hot water heater they installed last week. That one. Looks like they forgot to properly tighten the drain valve at the bottom. Now I was […]

Drip, Drip, Arrrgh!

I did laundry today. My own clothes for once, instead of the six loads Gizmo Guy creates a week, or the multiple baskets my sons deliver. In the midst of the spin cycle, the machine sounds like it’s walking across the basement floor. I run down, but as I reach […]