Ups and downs and ups

So, things have been interesting for the last couple of days. Also, the folks renting the property are awesome. So is our plumber. Let me just back up a bit... Yesterday was supposed to be a "family meeting" day between my siblings and my mother. This was something she asked us to do, to discuss … Continue reading Ups and downs and ups

Had a snow-down – and I won!

Happy 6th day of Christmas! Things have not gone as planned, thanks to some rather unfortunate weather. We were supposed to go into the city for a family gathering yesterday. We drove maybe 5 minutes on the highway, before turning around and coming home. Blowing snow, icy roads, poor visibility... and knowing it would be … Continue reading Had a snow-down – and I won!