The One That Got Away

May 25, 2011 at 2:39 pm

All this excitement over the new living room has got me patrolling ebay for a cool swag pendant lamp for over the bar. We would consider a new pendant, but we can’t add new wiring there or rather WON’T add normal copper wiring to the existing wiring because it’s aluminum. That’s a big NO-NO when you have aluminum electric! So I’m looking at some groovy retro plug-in swags! While I was looking, I found the […]

Sacrifices

March 2, 2009 at 10:14 am

Despite being raised Catholic, I’ve never consciously given up anything for Lent. (With the exception of the things they made me do for CCD.) Yeah, yeah, I know! Just add that to the litany of things I have to feel guilty about. We Catholics are good that way. Anyway, as I was sitting in Church yesterday, it occurred to me the perfect thing to “give up” this year. While I have to admit slightly selfish […]