I am convinced we are living our best life. What led me to be thinking about this was the excitement Attila and I experienced, when we ordered eight new furnace filters. We bought high quality filters, and will change them out every two months. The used ones are always completely filthy when we change them.… Continue reading Living Our Best Life
In my youth I competed in sports, mostly track and field. There was a unique feeling, after the intense build up to a competition, after the competition, when winding down. I have that feeling today. In 2022 I experienced intense feelings, when it was discovered that I had a second life threatening condition. That bad… Continue reading Ultrasound vs Computed Tomography
Another mild cloudy day here at Mist Cottage. It is so mild that we still have insects actively penetrating the house, Asian Beetles, and Stink Bugs. I deal with them by capturing them with the hand vacuum, then flushing them down the toilet. Our siding is old and allows insects to seek shelter in our… Continue reading Hot Water, Whey Powder, & Spirulina
We had a cold snap, now it is mild again. Our electric bill rose very high as a result of the frigid temperatures. We are considering firing up the wood stove to see if it will offset the high electricity use when the temperature falls to -20C or below. We have no hot water. This… Continue reading No Hot Water
Winter weather has arrived, after an extremely mild start. We have had some snow as well, but not a lot compared to what we were used to at the country house! I decided to leave the Christmas tree up until Candlemas, which is also Imbolc, or in some circles known as the dead of winter.… Continue reading Winter!