Monthly Archives: June 2012

what do we do with her?

I will admit that my patience with early adolescent posturing and attitude has not grown through the years. I would just like to get on with things without all the eye rolling,laziness, narcissism,and very transparent lying. The fact that it … Continue reading

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bugged

All the plumbing is operational and draining in all the correct places. Now I am dealing with an invasion of water bugs; i.e. tree roaches,i.e. palmetto bugs, i.e. giant roaches that fly. I can do snakes, scorpions, giant spiders, hornets … Continue reading

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water leak

We have had a hot water line to our washer that has leaked since we moved in. Initially we simply didn’t use it. This past week it began leaking even though it was turned off. The “plumber” found out that … Continue reading

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school blues etc.

Mine. For the last four months or so I have been getting an honest school product from my sixteen year old. This is a good thing. It means I can measure where he is actually at, not where he wants … Continue reading

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Grandkids and trying to become more sustainable- a little bit at a time

I’ve had a couple of the grand kids here to keep me busy. As always,they are a lot of fun. I only had to use the time-out chair for one of them twice. They are old enough to not need  … Continue reading

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a birthday and(not) driving

My son turned sixteen yesterday.  We had a nice dinner at his favorite restaurant ,with cake and ice cream afterwards.  Next week we will take him to his favorite park to swim. It is  almost two hours from home. It … Continue reading

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