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    Home heating oil is a big deal - good work! I...

    Home heating oil is a big deal - good work!
    I spent at least 3 hours today on Old Mother Hubbard's Cupboard. Here she is as a work in progress, both so you can visualize my project, and so you can...
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    Love your garden, Razz!

    Love your garden, Razz!
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    Yppej & Tybee: We buy things like TP in bulk at...

    Yppej & Tybee: We buy things like TP in bulk at Costco. Right now I have about a 3 month supply and my house is small, so it would be tricky to store a year's worth. However, you do raise a good...
  4. Fingers crossed - that would be such a great...

    Fingers crossed - that would be such a great outcome!
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    I was at a cookout last week at my cousins'...

    I was at a cookout last week at my cousins' house, and they have wonderful garden beds. They said one of their tricks was a mix of eggshells and coffee grounds. We produce both things daily, so I...
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    CL: It sounds like you have been productive. I...

    CL: It sounds like you have been productive. I don't know if you have this issue, but I think another reason I sometimes shy away from my most important, but most time-consuming projects is because...
  7. I was also wondering how old the cat is and how...

    I was also wondering how old the cat is and how long she had lived with you, SiouzQ.
    Catherine: Would your take on things be different if this were a dog?
  8. I was wondering if Tybee is burning with fire or...

    I was wondering if Tybee is burning with fire or burning as in "burning a disc."
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    Yppej: Please let me know what you think of The...

    Yppej: Please let me know what you think of The Simple Plan. That is on my list after reading The Ruins.
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    I loved Confederacy of Dunces. It is my favorite...

    I loved Confederacy of Dunces. It is my favorite BIL's all-time most favorite book in the world, and was an instant bonding point for us when we met back in 2000 (in addition to our mutual affection...
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    NewGig: How horrible that you had those...

    NewGig: How horrible that you had those experiences in your childhood. So glad it is behind you now!
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    I did recommend The Boy Who Drew Monsters, but...

    I did recommend The Boy Who Drew Monsters, but not The Chalkman; I never read it. I've also never heard of David Foster Wallace, so I have a couple of new additions to my ever-growing list.
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    I don't think we have a lot of horror fans here,...

    I don't think we have a lot of horror fans here, but I just read one of the best horror novels ever, "The Ruins" by Scott Smith. It was published in 2006 and was apparently also made into a movie;...
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    Wow Kay, and to think your best day memory...

    Wow Kay, and to think your best day memory involves all those dead trees!
  15. My MIL loves red geraniums, so I got her a basket...

    My MIL loves red geraniums, so I got her a basket of decent looking faux geraniums for her room as the nursing home. She loves them, and is delighted they continue to do so well, and is perpetually...
  16. Sounds interesting. Maybe a possible side gig...

    Sounds interesting. Maybe a possible side gig for you!
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    I agree that you made a great choice; you cannot...

    I agree that you made a great choice; you cannot put a price tag on that shorter commute, but it is oh so valuable!
  18. We buy smoked salmon from SeaBear in Anacortes. ...

    We buy smoked salmon from SeaBear in Anacortes. We like it in salads and as an easy summer dinner with bagels, cream cheese and tomatoes, cuke slices and capers. They also do a nice burger mix that...
  19. Wow, you must be feeling ultra, ultra, ultra...

    Wow, you must be feeling ultra, ultra, ultra light!
  20. AG: Very cool. I love salmon. How do you...

    AG: Very cool. I love salmon. How do you prepare and eat it?
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    Mark: Are you familiar with the personal finance...

    Mark: Are you familiar with the personal finance blogger, Donna Freedman? She also hails from Alaska, although it sounds like she is in more of an in-town setting than you are. I follow her blog,...
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    Glad it was a success, other than the bug bites! ...

    Glad it was a success, other than the bug bites! Is bug spray not allowed for some reason?
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    That sounds a lot more reasonable!

    That sounds a lot more reasonable!
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    Yppej: Does your town pick up brush? Our does...

    Yppej: Does your town pick up brush? Our does not, and after a recent pruning session, we have loads of brush and branches. I have my little branch chipper and leaf shredder, but it's going to take...
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    I can never quite decide if it's better to just...

    I can never quite decide if it's better to just include a couple of my "big rocks" to keep me focused on that which is the most important, or to include some smaller, quicker hits to get the...
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