Rust, Rot and Realization

We had a water incident in the kitchen recently. A large amount of smelly brown water was discovered in the bottom of the cabinet under the sink. Turns out that the sink basket, the part on the underside that holds the strainer, was rotted away. Sami said it was rusted away but my opinion is…

Ole Bill In Twilight

I find the the way that  the media has abandoned distinguished Former President William Jefferson Clinton highly amusing. For whatever reason, the curtain has been pulled aside and he’s revealed to be a real creep*. The news outlets now feature daily reports questioning what’s wrong with him lately – the popular consensus seems to be…

Light Me Up: Reader Participation Project

We’re setting up the deck now in anticipation of a long and pleasant summer. Because the deck is on the south side of the house, the sun can be blistering, making the deck usable only in early morning or evening. The trees are too far away to cast any helpful shade so every year we…