Category Archives: Household and yard tasks

Rain after a marathon afternoon of yard work

I will say that I was exhausted after my profitable day. I started out with my pond plan and put in the pond warmers, removed the filter and pump, and subsequently cleaned everything I took out. I left the aerator … Continue reading

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My outdoor list of things to do

I need to profit from the good weather. I have things I need to do outside and I would like to do them before the weather gets cold and to the point that I abhor doing them. The pond is … Continue reading

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Chandeliers

I had two major household goals this weekend and I managed to get through them. We had decided to purchase a smaller chandelier, very similar to the one we had recently placed in the dining room, to put in the … Continue reading

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The Family Room

The other day, I was talking to my daughter-in-law. She had been the recipient of photos of her kids (from us) during the day, while working. She loves to receive them because they make her day go more smoothly, knowing … Continue reading

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Ticked and Ivied

The other day I was on the north side of my house and trimming a bush I had missed. I couldn’t help but notice the overgrowth of things, which somehow I have avoided. I did my trimming, removed some wild … Continue reading

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