Category Archives: House

DIY Laundry Detergent Dispenser

Clarification: My wife does approximately 98.376% of the laundry for our family of 4. For this I am immeasurably grateful. I don’t know how she keeps up with it all and I was just trying to solve a mildly annoying … Continue reading

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Review of Ortho Ground Clear

Ortho GroundClear Overall Rating: 4.5 out of 5 Experience Date:Apr 17, 2010 Good: Works as advertised, kills Bermudagrass Bad: Appears to work for less than a year (although it is “up to 1 year”…) More Thoughts: If you’ve known us … Continue reading

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Agitator Dogs

The agitator in our clothes washer (the thing that pushes the clothes all around) recently quit agitating. Armed with my trusty new(ish) Sears tools, I set to doing what I do…taking stuff apart to understand it. I got to the … Continue reading

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From the Phone: Today…

Over 30 pounds of veggies and fruits…yes, I know there’s some corn husks and such… Click here to see the full size picture.

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From the Phone: Today’s take from the garden.

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Sold our vacation home!

For those of you following, we closed on our Saint Marks house yesterday. It was a long 9 months we were trying to sell that house. Thank the Lord that it’s done now!

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From the Phone: AC Attempted Suicide

After apparently too much of this cruel NC heat, our AC tried to commit suicide this morning by freezing, thawing and drowning itself. I heard it wimpering in the corner while I was working out this morning. The doctor came … Continue reading

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From the Phone: You’re going to think this is corny, but…

Check out this plant that is growing in our front yard. Click here to see the full size picture.

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Old townhouse is on the market

Our old residence just went on the market yesterday. Hopefully it will sell quickly.

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No TV

Did I mention that we don’t have any cable/antenna TV in this house? Yep…that’s right…DVD’s and VHS only. It has been so nice. I’ve spent countless (already, and it’s only been a couple of weeks) hours on productive stuff instead … Continue reading

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