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Path, Finale!

I have been working very hard to complete the garden path and it is done!  I am very pleased with how it came out.  I am waiting for a good rainstorm to finish cleaning the rocks as there was a … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy

We have been very fortunate to be only minimally affected by the storm.  Tuesday night was pretty awful, the wind sounded like a train passing very close to the house.  I was reading “Winter Holiday” to Margaret and as it … Continue reading

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DIY Tricks, follow up

Following up to my prior post about DIY Tricks, I tried letting the peroxide sit for longer on the pan and it really was no better for me than waiting about 5-10 minutes.  I’ve been using Barkeeper’s Friend and I … Continue reading

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Rain at last

After months of no rain we got a lot this weekend, which also meant we got our first test run of the new gutter.  Well, I am happy to report that the new gutter worked but … there’s always a … Continue reading

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Dryer Duct

I must confess I spent quite a bit of time stressed and worried about what to do about the dryer duct.  I knew it was full of lint that was really beyond the reach of any tool I currently own. … Continue reading

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Reading

Once upon a time I used to have an average New Yorker’s commute of just under an hour on the train.  I lived way in the back of beyond at the end of the L train in Brooklyn, in a … Continue reading

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Shattered

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