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Bike thieves, beware

Bike thieves, beware

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Two weeks ago, hubby’s scooter was boosted by a lowlife cave troll in broad daylight, and ever since, I’ve been über-paranoid about my old Honda Metropolitan….

We’re in hot water now

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Some mornings, you have no idea what adventure awaits once you step out of bed. Yesterday started off nicely, with hubby replacing that hasp on…

What a crock

What a crock

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So I stole borrowed a few old gate hinges from my dad’s workroom about a year ago, because I’m a thief I knew that…

Pavement (not the band)

Pavement (not the band)

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In his last post, hubby mentioned the permeable pavers under our carport, and I’d like to talk a little more about them. Driveways, sidewalks,…

Shed, no tears

Shed, no tears

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This is going to sound off-topic, but bear with me. For the last few years, renovation projects Jenn and I have tackled on our…

Homemade Stain Remover

Homemade Stain Remover

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While working on our 100-year-old house, we often find bizarro pieces of metal buried underground or hidden in the crawlspace. Instead of throwing them…