Photo heavy post ahead! 🙂 Today, I started cleaning up in the old part basement. Since I would have to move things to clean under them anyhow, I decided it was time to finally do the proper clean up I was intending to do, later in the year. I started in the half of the … Continue reading Clean up: old basement. It begins!
I am thrilled to say, the problem with our septic has been dealt with AND the pump itself still works! We're still not sure why it stopped pumping completely. More on that later. The whole job was much, much bigger than we expected. Also, my brother is a saint. God bless him! I don't know … Continue reading It’s finally done!
We've had a bit of progress regarding our septic pump problems so far. This morning, bathing involved using basins, then tossing the water outside. Meanwhile, I did my rounds, as usual. Check this out. See that dark spot in the middle of the bird bath? That's water that isn't frozen! 😀 Some of the water … Continue reading Morning progress
This evening, I got a call from my brother, saying he would be coming over tomorrow to install the new well pump he found for us. Yay! He would need to pick something up along the way, though, and could I get measurements of the pipes for him? So I went into the basement to … Continue reading Seriously???
Something very disorienting happened today. There was a knock at the door. Which is one of those things that is so unexpected, it takes a moment for my brain to clue in and say, "oh... there's a person at the door." 😀 Turns out, it was the guy delivering the straw bale we had ordered. … Continue reading I got you covered!