Hot weather

Improvising and Beating the Heat

Another day, another picture from our zoo!

Girl with bow and arrow and husky

I was practicing archery in the yard the other evening and Jimmy ran to our garage to do something. A few minutes later, he came out with a homemade target crafted from insulation and wood. Now I don’t have to shoot Amazon boxes as a target!! (more…)

Broken Appliance, Outdoor Time, and a Motorcycle

You know what I love spending money on? New appliances! Just kidding. Our dishwasher started leaking a couple of weeks ago and we dealt with it by putting a towel under the dishwasher every time we ran it. Then the leaking escalated to water pouring out onto our kitchen floor. Not good!

Spot where dishwasher was

After we figured out we could no longer use it, I hand washed the dishes for a few days and it got old really quickly, lol! Jimmy figured out the leak was due to the age of the dishwasher (it was in the house when we bought it in 2014), so we bought a new one. (more…)