When we moved to Mist Cottage, just over three years ago, we were overwhelmed by possessions. What comfortably furnished an 1800 square foot home did not fit comfortably into an already fully furnished 640 square foot home. Boxes were stacked to the ceiling, and tunnels through them led to the kitchen, the bathroom and the… Continue reading Still Moving In!
Sweat Equity: How we spent our autumn vacation… again! The Bathroom Renovation Sunday, September 8, Day Eight A beautiful sunny day! After breakfast Attila and I got busy. I headed for the city and the big box stores with a list. Attila worked on framing in the medicine cabinet in the bathroom, and installing the… Continue reading Sweat Equity: How we spent our autumn vacation… again! Week Two
Sweat Equity: How we spent our autumn vacation… again! The Bathroom Renovation Day One Sunday, September 1, 2013 Day one of the holidays, Sunday! Attila did not want to work on renovations today, he wanted to shop. So off we went on a grand retail tour. On our travels we picked up sound damping insulation… Continue reading Sweat Equity: How we spent our autumn vacation… again! Week One
Off to a slow start this morning, as I wandered off into reading a book while I was drinking my morning coffee. The title of the book is The Rev. J.W. Loguen, as a slave and as a freeman. A narrative of real life (1859), and I found it fascinating. It serves to remind me… Continue reading Done For Now
Every lone trip to the little house in the city is a new experience. Some days are good, and some days not so good. Most days are good. Some nights are blessed with a sound, deep sleep and some nights are restless. Most nights offer a sound, deep sleep. This trip began with hot humid… Continue reading Pink