Mary

“It was on a dreary night of November that I beheld the accomplishment of my toils…”  – Mary Shelley, Frankenstein, 1816 The young man sat hunched over his work, occasionally lifting his head and darting about the room in a flurry of activity. The workshop had been brightly lit when darkness first fell, but the…

100 Days of blogging

So for someone who writes a bunch I don’t seem to share a lot. I’m trying to get a bit more proactive with my writing so I’m taking up the challenge to submit 100 days of words out into the ether. It may be a case of quantity NOT quality but try to bear with…

50% Turtle house achieved

So… the paint heats up the caravan up substantially when the sun hits it… 👏 Slow claps for Morgan👏 Guess once this side is done I will have to rethink…. bah!  40kg worth of solar panels on the roof are preventing the top from popping 👏Slow claps for Brent👏 *Sigh* Trial and continual error… But…

Idiot puts cast iron pot in dishwasher.

Sets off ALL the fire alarms reseasoning zee bitch. Using coconut oil to reseason my cast iron pot which has only seen one use. So the consensus seems to be Step 1 Yell at whoever put it in the dishwasher  Might skip this step as I was the dozy cow in question. Step 2 Wipe…

Ants

Smegging ants Ruining my sitting spot. The grass in the shade of the tree looks so inviting. A tall strong lucious tree, with rippling bark and contorted limbs. Delicate leafy stems branch out one after the other creating the most marvelous shade. Its the type  of tree you might find Elizabeth Bennet, or Jo from…

First seat comes out

Our 8 year old documented the removal of the first chair from the bus in photos, hence the odd shots of everything… except the chairs.. How Brent did it: He used a half inch socket set and it took him about 20 minutes. Unfortunately the socket was cheap and stopped working… so a trip to…