Monthly Archives: May 2011

Luminaire Sleuth Extraordinare

Jim is proving to be quite the lighting detective – if a light doesn’t work, he’s the picture of dogged determination ’til he gets it fixed.  He really tackled a lot this past weekend – and now we have a … Continue reading

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Flood Insurance (a.k.a. Cry Me a River)

We live on a lovely little creek in Clearwater. In fact, we actually own a little bit of the creek. It has tons of bird wildlife. It has snook and redfish and jumping mullet. It has flood insurance premiums you … Continue reading

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Jim & Donna’s Excellent LED Adventure (Part II)

For the first part of this story, please read Jim & Donna’s Excellent LED Adventure (Part I). There was something not right with the receipt from Home Depot – actually TWO things not right: Well, this receipt was all cattywampus … Continue reading

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Jim & Donna’s Excellent LED Adventure (Part I)

Recently we had to decide what kind of lighting to put in the master suite hallway – it’s a long, skinny area and I didn’t want any bulky fixtures taking up room, so I decided I would like recessed lighting … Continue reading

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Master Closet In Progress

Before I get on this topic, I just want to say Happy 26th Anniverary, Jimbo – marrying you was the best thing I ever did! Here’s to many more happy years of DIYing together 😮 Now that I’ve shared our … Continue reading

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Master Closet Master Plan

It occurred to me that it might help my readers follow our progress if you knew what our goals are, especially where there are a number of steps involved in our renovation.  So here is an overview of our master … Continue reading

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Master Closet Door Decision

Well, the dreaded day came a few days ago – Jim was ready to work on the master closets and needed to know for absolutely-positively-sure what kind of doors we’re going to put on them. I closed out my poll, … Continue reading

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