Trimming Bush & @nooccar is a Lesbian!

Jul 11th, 2008 | By | Category: House, Lesbian, Video

I had an interesting Twitter conversation with @nooccar today, who began with “it’s hilarious when you’r txting about trimmin’ bush ;)” in response to my tweet: “bush trimming turning into super big job. No wonder the yard guy was charging me $165 a month.” Amused that he picked up on a possible double meaning, which […]

Why I Want A Wife

Nov 19th, 2007 | By | Category: House, Lesbian, Technology

Judy Syfers originally published this article, “Why I Want A Wife,” in the Spring 1972 issue of Ms. magazine. Syfers presents a witty satirical view of a women’s traditional role as a servant to her husband in the article. The article was funny of course because Syfers is a woman. It’s not so funny any […]

Save Some Bucks with DIY Landscaping Repair

Nov 13th, 2007 | By | Category: DIY, House

I almost passed out when my landscape maintenance guy told me it would cost $300 for labor and about $150 for parts to fix my sprinkler system. He wasn’t sure exactly what the problem was, so his solution was to swap out all three valves. The part that got me was when he said he […]

Countdown: 16 More Days/Dealing with Utilities

Nov 12th, 2007 | By | Category: House

The older you get, the more difficult it is to move. Old people accumulate a lot of stuff, most of it junk. When I moved out to Peoria 5 years ago, it wasn’t so bad. And since then I’ve seen most of my stuff get thrown out with all the other junk, so just about […]

Weird Real Estate Rituals

Sep 25th, 2007 | By | Category: House, Rants

We put in an offer on a house yesterday. The house is in the 11th Ave & Glendale area, so much closer to work and play. I’m a little torn between being exciting and just being apathetic. I mean we still have this house to sell, and if you haven’t noticed, houses aren’t selling too […]