One Last Look At The Old Kitchen

One Last Look At The Old Kitchen

The dumpster sat on our drive for three weeks. Day-by-day it went from empty to full. It’s hard to believe that the kitchen I cooked in for 30 years fits into one smallish dumpster. But it did!   I’ve watched with keen interest as changes occur, very often on a daily...
Look Out! The Next Step is a Big One

Look Out! The Next Step is a Big One

When I was a kid, I loved watching Road Runner cartoons. A natural relationship of predator and prey exists for coyotes and roadrunners. But poor Wile E. Coyote, he never could catch Road Runner. Willie suffered many humiliating calamities trying to catch Road Runner....
One More Note And A Mystery Is Solved

One More Note And A Mystery Is Solved

Habits can form quickly and after 30 years become ingrained. I’ve know just which switch to use in order to turn on and off specific kitchen lights. Oddly, there are two switches I’ve never used: one by the side door in a bank of four and the other by the front...
The Excitement And Anticipation Of A New Kitchen

The Excitement And Anticipation Of A New Kitchen

This September I’ll have lived in my house for 30 years. I was blessed to buy house from an elderly family friend. At the time, I didn’t think I would stay put for so long. But here I am.   In the course of the 30 years I’ve lived in this house, I’ve done a lot...