Happy Day in the Little House

It's a happy day. A really happy day. I woke up feeling really good. It's 1:30, and I've been quite productive so far. The reason why? The weather. Finally, a day below 80 degrees with no humidity. It's fantastic! Last night we had a storm roll in and clear everything out. I love listening to …

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Sitting in an Oakleaf Hydrangea

While you likely were celebrating the July 4th holiday this past weekend, I was observing the Invasive Rose Eradication holiday weekend. You've not heard of it? Strange. Amongst the billions of plants I have on my property, I am blessed with a few varieties of invasive rose species. Charming creatures. The beauty of invasive species …

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So Long, Farewell; Auf Wiedersehen, Goodnight

I have come up with the name for my one woman remodeling company: She Shirks. Lately, She Shirks has been quite negligent in getting anything done. Usually, the benefit of having a company do your remodeling work is that you come home, open the door, and exclaim, Wow, this looks [insert superlative]! Not me. I come home, …

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