Our Beloved EKTORP

For reasons that are boring even to me, I find myself on the brink of buying a flat pack love seat from Ikea. Okay. I’ll confess – the reasons are: we don’t have enough mess and turmoil in this house where only 2 oldsters live we think the challenge of bolting a piece of upholstered…

I See The Moon And The Moon Sees Me

I was going to start yakking about how everybody I love is dead but that’s not true. You’re not dead. But here’s my current list to mourn because I discovered them too late: Freddy Mercury Jim Pepper Sami Davis Jr. Radka Toneff This week everyone was busy with the moon. On normal nights, the place…

Pump

I made a mistake this week and chose form over function. Which is nothing new for me. In fact, it’s my default mode. But you’d think I would have known better this time. When we moved into this house, it already had  a super fancy kitchen faucet that had a retractable sprayer but also 2…

Current State: Sluggish (updated)

Dateline January 28th: General: I’m proud to say that all of my Christmas decorations are down, sorry to say that only most of them are packed and ashamed to say that none of them have been stored away yet. Decorating: The “baby room” is emptied, spackled and taped – ready for painting. The paint has…