Archive | October, 2021

House jobs and a sick boy

October 31, 2021

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Lloyd got sick this week. He came home on Wednesday with a fever, stayed home Thursday, felt better on Friday (no fever) and worked half a day, then came home and has been a blob since. Luckily, I remembered that when he is sick he breaks out in night sweats, so we wisely doubled up […]

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Little Bits

October 29, 2021

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Little Bits

Some repair things came up at work last week that required the use of my drill. I have some ‘suitcase’-style containers that hold odds and ends – zipties, batteries, washers, nails, screws, etc. The two drill bits that I haven’t lost live in the ‘screws’ container, and it became obvious last week that they were […]

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Cold and rainy

October 28, 2021

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Yesterday was a pretty solid day of rain. It’s the one type of weather that keeps my class inside, and it was a loooooong day. Some of them brought umbrellas and boots, but we didn’t go out. Today is supposed to be less rainy, but cold, with a wind advisory of 30-50 mph gusts. We’re […]

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A piece of real furniture

October 27, 2021

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A piece of real furniture

Back in the summer, Brad bought a lamp for his room. I don’t know if you remember, but I repainted his room gray and tried to streamline the room a bit. For end tables, I just plonked down some outdoor folding tables and put a little LED lamp on it for reading. Very ‘college student […]

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I moved a table.

October 26, 2021

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Dang it. I need to load more photos onto this so I can add photos more easily. There’s a story about another table, but I will wait until tomorrow to show you. Let’s talk about the basement. In the early morning, I make a list of the things to try to accomplish that day. I’ve […]

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I went to a movie.

October 25, 2021

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Lloyd and I went to a movie Sunday afternoon. In a theater. And – this is the big thing – I stayed awake the whole time! I haven’t gone to a movie in forever. Lloyd and Samith go on dates all the time, and it’s there thing. Not me so much. There are so many […]

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