Making the best of a bad cold

I have been looking forward to this week for some time because my son and his spouse have come to visit.  They arrived in Ephraim last evening (staying at an AirBnB) and for the next three days we were supposed to have fun exploring nature.  It’s not looking like that’s going to happen.  My son woke up with a sore throat and a cold this morning. Continue reading

Job interview and etc.

I showed the pictures of Mark blow-torching the cellar doors yesterday so that he could get in and turn on the water.  I failed to mention that when he tried to turn on the water pump, there was a crack and water sprayed everywhere, so we don’t have water to the house yet.  This also means we don’t have heat in the house because our registers run water through to heat the house.  Mark called a plumber this morning and they said they’d try to make it to our house by this afternoon, but it didn’t happen.  Hopefully, they can come and fix the leak tomorrow morning. Continue reading