Category Archives: Home Entertainment

Snow Day Number Four…Going Stir-Crazy

The snow is closing in on us.  Or rather, closing us in.  My driveway is shrinking, with piles of snow four feet high on either side and snow banks the size of small mountains blocking my view of the street. … Continue reading

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My Secret Stress Buster: Crafting with the Kids

I scored some beautiful Valentine’s Day-themed paper in the dollar section of my favorite store (Target, of course) and the girls and I got to work making decorations for the house.  One of the things I love about doing arts … Continue reading

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Finally, Relief From the “Snow Drought”

Mother Nature remembered that it is winter in New Hampshire! Ab and I built our first snow person of 2012 after over two months without any noteworthy weather.  Not saying I want a daily blizzard, but it’s so nice to … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Fire Pit, Hello Smoker

Well, I can really put the fire pit episode behind me now.  A friend with a legitimate patio is “borrowing” it forever for an unspecified period of time.  I can now appreciate the perks of having an open fire (think … Continue reading

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How Not to Use Your Fire Pit

Would you set up a  fire pit on your wooden deck?  Wondering who in their right mind would?  Read on. For Christmas this year, I got Glop a small, wood burning fire pit so that we could continue our Saturday … Continue reading

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