AC & Pizza

Last night marked the first time since last year that we turned on our window AC unit in the office. We also put the window-unit back in the bedroom. It was not so much the heat as the humidity. Last night was just sticky. If this keeps up I’ll have to find the ice-trays and … More AC & Pizza


Pictured, dinner: Swedish meatballs, spetzle with butter and parsley, lingion berries, and tossed salad with cucumber and carrots; Not shown, dessert: chocolate covered strawberries

Aloe & Vera

I’ve been meaning to re-pot our Aloe Vera for months now. I thought I’d bought one, but as it grew, I realized I had two. I’ve managed to keep them both alive for nearly a year now (a record for me). I wanted to make sure I got it done before we left for Germany; … More Aloe & Vera

All Done (for now)

As promised, pictures of our cleaned up living room/spare oom with all the books shelved (except the one Gavin’s taken out to read). The Living Room, with non-fiction and Harry Potter The Spare Oom, with fiction, sci-fi, fantasy, and young-adult fiction Please note, we are continuing to use the Crate & Barrell bows as an … More All Done (for now)