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What Does the New Year Hold?

What Does the New Year Hold

Hello there. It’s been quite awhile, hasn’t it.  Alas.  Life, etc. Let’s Talk About 2014 2014 was a pretty good year for Tom and I.  After some health issues in 2013, things were a lot better this past year. We saved the $80,000 that we aimed to save.  Point us! We took some vacations.  We […]

Grow Your Own – Reclaiming Pools for Food!

Backyard Swimming Pool

I have a confession to make: I am awful at getting plants to grow. And it bothers me. I would love to be able to say that I could supplement my groceries with things I grew myself. It would be turning traditionally unproductive space into something useful, reducing the inefficiencies in the transportation of our […]

Bursting onto the Scene

Drawn Theatre Curtain

Hi there. Thank you for stopping by. Can I offer you something to drink? I have lots of choices, what do you fancy? I’m going to have a gin and tonic at the moment, myself. Let me introduce myself, my name is Marie. I am what they call on the internet, a long time lurker. […]