Category Archives: home improvement

The Importance of Doing No Thing

Many many moons ago, my aunt and I went on a retreat located on beautiful Lake Champlain (on the Vermont side).  The purpose was to get away – to shut off the phones and computers – to remove ourselves from the every … Continue reading

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Treating the Bamboo Invasion

Treating the Bamboo Invasion is an easy task. It’s keeping up that’s challenging. Continue reading

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Keeping Busy by Killing Stuff

It’s a colossal Good v. Evil fight. Little ol’ me against the weeds, bamboo and thorny vines. Whatever you do – don’t bet against me. Continue reading

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Evaluating & Setting Major Project Priorities

We’ve moved in. Now what? It’s time to look around and see what needs to be done. What’s high or low on my priority list? Read to find out. Continue reading

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Bathroom Issues

Fixing what I can, when & where I can on a tight budget. We’re evaluating our bathroom. Continue reading

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