Fireworks, Power Outage, Smoke Alarms, and a Swollen Eye

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my. All the kids were just settling in for bed the night before last night when the booming of fireworks launched them all out of their beds and instantly to the windows to watch. When there are fireworks locally we can usually get a good view from one side … Read more

Power Outage!

It is a beautiful sunny day here and the power just went out (and came back on). It was out for over an hour. By checking the hydro company’s website, I discovered that the cause is under investigation. Update: The cause of the power outage was a bird coming in contact with the wires.  I … Read more