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2019 Weather Data

Here is the 2019 Weather Data from the weather station in our backyard. I had some more non-data days this year than in the past...

New Shed

Here are some photos and videos from the shed build on 19 June 2019. We purchased it through Lowe’s and the company came in and...

Painting the House

(How We Spent Our 2018 Summer) What an undertaking! We knew when we purchased the house two years ago that it needed re-painted, both due...

Ultrasonic Rodent Control

One thing we didn’t have to deal with in Nevada and never had a problem with was rodents, whether it be mice or rats. Here...

Rain and Temperature Data for 2018

Last year I posted the rain and temperature data for 2017, our first full year here in the northwest. That data can be found here....

New Flag Lights

Tonight we received the “lighted flag” that I ordered the other day. I hung it up on the front of the house this evening and...

Made Pizzelles Tonight

Made a double batch of pizzelles tonight and packaged them up and mailing them to Dad tomorrow. He should have them by the end of...

New Gutters Installed Today

The new gutters were installed today. Rose said it was two guys and it only took a couple of hours. They did a nice job....

Pruned the Blackberries

We worked outside today until late afternoon when it started to rain. We pruned back those crazy blackberries and decided to make a fire to...

Started Painting Shop

I pressure washed the shop yesterday (Sunday). We are expecting sunny weather for another week so it gives us some time to get some painting...