Wrensday: The Last Of The Garden

      Our veggie garden was TERRIBLE this year.  I’m not sure what happened, but we had pitiful harvests of tomatoes, beans, and peppers.  That was until now – at the end of the season.  Suddenly, veggies are starting to appear.      Last week, before Hurricane Sandy approached, I harvested a few potatoes, […]

Monday Motivation: How To Maintain A Clean Garage

I’ve enjoyed the email conversations I’ve been having with several of you, my readers,  about cleaning out garages. It seems that the universal dilemma of garage owners is how to clean out the garage and keep it cleaned out. Garages were designed to store things.  True, originally they were designed to store vehicles, but we […]

Wrensday: Mamma Says

  Having a hungry 21 year old Marine living in our house has some advantages and some disadvantages.    Advantages: He can lift, move, or rearrange any furniture I need him to take care of.   He loves to cut the grass.   He takes the garbage out with a quick “Yes, Mam!”   I […]