The Joys of Home Ownership

After renting for the past ten years, my husband and I are enjoying the benefits of owning our own home. In other words, STUFF KEEPS BREAKING. Here is the latest: A mysterious fridge leak that has gone undetected for who-knows-how-long. Ugh.   I’m in the process of fixing the water-damaged wall; my husband is fixingContinue reading “The Joys of Home Ownership”

We survived our first Alaskan power outage

One of the things I was really concerned about upon moving to Alaska was the idea of power outages. Since I knew we were going to be living in a place where the weather is cold enough to be actively life-threatening the majority of the year, therefore making electricity even more essential, I asked around ifContinue reading “We survived our first Alaskan power outage”