Monthly Archives: March 2012

Quotes from Will and Ben

From their blogs: Will: “Last night strange things happened. Water got on the stairs and no one did it. I locked my self in the bathroom and didn’t remember doing it (my dad told me but I don’t believe him)….” … Continue reading

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A busy, long weekend

I took Thursday afternoon and Friday off of work. and the weather was beautiful this weekend, so I had a chance to get a lot done. I was able to complete a lot of house projects this weekend: I installed … Continue reading

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Enjoying the early spring weather

We have had a couple of very nice days here. The weather has been perfect – even warm enough in the evening to eat dinner on the patio (note to self – pay attention when grilling the veggie burgers – … Continue reading

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The first ride of the season

Today was the first bike ride into work for the season.  It was a bit chilly this morning – but perfect for the ride home.  It isn’t too bad of a ride, only 8 miles each way.  My goal is … Continue reading

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And finally, Spring (and spring projects)

Okay, I know I have been posting a lot here recently.  The good thing is no one is forced to read it (ok, except Susanna).  And my life isn’t really that exciting (posting three times in one day is a … Continue reading

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Getting projects done

I like to start projects. The trick is finishing them. It is too easy to buy the supplies and then decide to start a different project. I just have to remember how nice it is to finish projects. Like the … Continue reading

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Will and Ben’s school makes the paper….

Article published Mar 17, 2012 Preston, Mohegans go back in time By Claire Bessette Day Staff Writer Officials re-enact signing of deed that created town in 1687 Preston – Mohegan Tribal Chairman Bruce “Two Dogs” Bozsum greeted students at the Preston … Continue reading

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And… the bookshelf is done (how I love my Earlex spray station)

I finished the final two shelves for the bookcase last night.  I love the spray finish and spray system.  A step that would have taken nearly a week with an oil-based finish can be finished in a couple of hours. … Continue reading

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A pretty good Saturday

After a rough start to the weekend (the boys were tire yesterday after school), we had a really nice Saturday.  The morning started with a trip to a farm (see the previous post) for the boys and me, while Susanna … Continue reading

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A visit to the Sawyer Family Farm

This morning, the boys and I made a visit to the Sawyer Family Farm. I was given a great tour of the farm by Rob and Anna. It is quite impressive the changes they have made over the past year … Continue reading

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