Monthly Archives: December 2007

Moving In!

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Tiny Cottage on Sugar Mountain Christmas EveThis evening we moved into the tiny cottage. I realized that many would consider it just camping. That is, we don’t have electricity, phone, internet, plumbing or water. The roof is not properly insulated. … Continue reading

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Water Taps, Bed, Ladder

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Will & Makita Go to the WallEek! My kids are wrecking the house! They’re drilling holes in the walls! Well, actually, I asked them too. Will and Ben took turns using our Makita rotary hammer drill to punch a hole … Continue reading

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Frosty Windows

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I’m fascinated by frost. In our old farm house we get frost on the windows even though they’re double pane with storms. It is the nature of a very old house. With the tiny cottage’s single pane windows we’ve been … Continue reading

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Sumped

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Sump Foam Form That strange object is my aquarium sump. What, you ask, is a sump??? A sump is where the water goes when it flows out of the aquarium display tank. “Ah,” you think, “ask a silly question, get … Continue reading

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