Life does indeed go on, kinda painfully

July 7, 2019 eileen 0

Well, it’s been a while since I’ve posted so here’s a quick update: the rental is all fixed up and restored to its former glory good condition! It took us about two months to get everything fixed once the tenant was well and truly gone […]

The money pit strikes again!

March 18, 2019 eileen 0

We have just spent a really entertaining 6 months trying to evict a deadbeat tenant.  I kid. There was nothing even mildly entertaining about it. But let’s start at the beginning. Here’s a factoid about us: we own a duplex and live in one part […]

The endless quest

January 22, 2019 eileen 0

As we continue our prep (well, at this point more like pre-prep) for our African trip, I have once again let myself get sucked down the rabbit hole that is my endless quest for the perfect laptop backpack. This is related to my other endless […]

Still fascinated by bright, shiny objects

January 13, 2019 eileen 0

We just got back from four days in Las Vegas attending the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show. We have been going off and on for several years as “industry professionals” (or something like that). Chuck swung this magical designation for us long ago and since then […]

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