Monthly Archives: January 2009

That’s trouble; starts with T; rhymes with P and that stands for Pool

Looks like we lost some water from the pool before it froze. The weight of the snow and ice on the unsupported-by-water cover was too much. I don’t know whether it tore the tie downs or ripped the bolts out of the concrete but looks like we have some work to do before next swim […]

Becca does San Diego

Rebecca just got back from 8 days in sunny San Diego with Chase, Dexter, Mariel and Matt. Click for the Picasa album:

Sr. M Doretta gets published again

I keep meaning to post this. Helen had another poem published in the December 26, 2008 edition of the National Catholic Reporter. See it in place on http://ncronline3.org/drupal/?q=node/2904 or just enjoy it below. (see http://www.artchive.com/artchive/T/tanner/annunciation.jpg.html for the painting that inspired it). Annunciation (after Tanner) No proper medieval lady at her books, no stiff brocades or […]

It Snow Picnic

We got about 7-8 inches starting Sunday morning till about 3 or so, and then another 6 or more Sunday night. Nice light fluffy snow.

Hiding the wires downstairs

Finally got around to moving all the components up into the bookshelves and installing a cable race for the two wires coming from the TV. Still have to clean up the wires on the right. Downstairs TV installation

Christmas 2008 – people, decorations, wall mount for TV