Author Archives: caseydz

The big kitchen overhaul.

A warning: Many of you are going to groan when you read this post.   You might look at this photo and say “Well isn’t that a perfectly usable kitchen floor. Good thing you guys have something cohesive and easy … Continue reading

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The Garden Grows. And the Caveat FoxTrot.

Many of you may have heard, but we had a visit from a very, very, very large, and rather well-fed looking fox. I was in the garden when I saw one guinea hen shoot past, and had just begun to … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley Light. The Baby Tick-Annihilation Army. and a Little Healthy Thriftin.

This morning I took Seneca for a spin around the yard, and we got a real dose of that infamous Hudson Valley light. Thought I’d pass a little on… (my apologies in advance for the crazy spacing… wordpress won’t let … Continue reading

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Clues!

As most of you know, we are in the process of installing a behemoth wood boiler in our basement, so we can stop getting gouged by soaring propane costs. This has been both an exciting process, and a taxing one. … Continue reading

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Haircuts. Journeys. Bob comes again. Sam’s Birthday. A very chicken photo shoot. And a rocker.

Sorry about that little intermission… yall folks probably thought the house burned down… well it didn’t. What did happen was that Sam decided to bring home a nice souvenir from his last trip to Los Angeles. I would have preferred … Continue reading

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Floors be gone!

So you may have gathered that I’ve been on something of a tear. Pardon my pun. I started ripping up the floor in the downstairs hallway floor a week ago. I think the best thing about old floors is how … Continue reading

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Dark days…

I am writing this post because sam is far too angry to write anything. Its 8:46 pm, and we are sitting in a rapidly cooling house. again. because the propane company has overlooked us on their schedule. again. needless to … Continue reading

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