Leaving job in time for the cold weather

Leaving job in time for the cold weather

a few years ago when I moved to this part of the country, I really didn’t have a plan for the rest of my life. I knew that I needed to leave my last Hometown, but I had no idea where I was headed or what I was going to do for work. My vision

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Wind causes extra energy consumption from drafty windows

Wind causes extra energy consumption from drafty windows

In the north, the coldest days are generally accompanied by a superb deal of wind, and even if your house is expertly sealed and heated, the chilly drafts from outside make a big difference in the perceived temperature inside For most of my life I lived in an extremely strenuous weather conditions, then i grew

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Relationship ender, low quality air

Relationship ender, low quality air

When I was a child, I was plagued with respiratory illnesses. From the time I was a small baby, I was continuously in plus out of doctors offices with a number of breathing challenges… If I wasn’t coughing my lungs out, I was wheezing for no apparent reason. If my sinuses were not completely stuffed

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So cheerful my inlaws got a cat, now I can’t visit them

So cheerful my inlaws got a cat, now I can’t visit them

When people start telling me about their pets I have to admit that I completely zone out. It’s not that I don’t like critters or domesticated pets.., and but I don’t want to hear about yours. If I wanted to talk about the critters that make our lives amazing, I would tell you about the

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Cold weather is for romance

Cold weather is for romance

I realized recently that my brain responds to the changes in season like closing chapters on my life. Every time the weather changes, my brain is ready to process the past several months and move on to whatever the next several months have in store. Spring warm sand rain signals that it’s time to start

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Two more months of using the fireplace

Two more months of using the fireplace

I’m pretty happy with my last power bill I just got for $155 for the two month billing period. Last year at this time I got a whopping $600 power bill for my little flat for two months. Maybe this doesn’t sound like a lot in the States, but over here in Europe it was

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Installing whole-apartment air purifier for partner’s cooking

Installing whole-apartment air purifier for partner’s cooking

There are certain sacrifices that must be made when you are trying to align your life with somebody else. It’s difficult for two people to be completely compatible, plus oftentimes someone is going to have to make drastic compromises in at least one section of their life. For me plus my partner, that is our

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Time for the cooling waters of the sea

Time for the cooling waters of the sea

I just had a wonderful bike ride around town, spending $35 on a new pair of shades plus some cologne. I need to cut back on my spending though because I’ve spent a few hundred extra the past month or so plus need to start saving for this trip coming up in a month plus

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Write a book about sharks and furnace repairs

Write a book about sharks and furnace repairs

I still remember the day I quit swimming to the buoys when I saw a substantial great colorless feeding right next to the buoy I would swim out to. My friends tell me to write a book about my life because of all of the deranged things that happened in it. I don’t really feel

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Dogs and whole-house air purifiers all around

Dogs and whole-house air purifiers all around

I suppose my friend and I have more dogs than ever now in this town. It seems like when I go out I see more dogs walking than people, although I know that is how it is in this town so I just need to accept it. I like dogs, but when you go out

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This is going to make a giant  difference

This is going to make a giant difference

I never experienced a sizzling flash or a heat stroke until just recently. It started out like any other day down south. The temperature was at least in the low 90’s however inside the home and in my vehicle with the air conditioning system on I could barely tell the difference. I was taking a

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Get that cooling unit going

Get that cooling unit going

I am going to ramp up my yoga as well as volleyball lessons to make some more cash this summer. If I push myself a bit I can make about an extra $500 a month just teaching the two things. That would allow me to either put more cash in my investment as well as

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Tour de cottages – best heating goes to…

Tour de cottages – best heating goes to…

I know I have a concern with making decisions. I’m not good at pulling the trigger on things, plus I tend to rely on other people to reinforce my decisions before I make a move. This might be a good thing in some circumstances, but it also causes me to procrastinate a good deal. Unluckyly,

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Extremely old Heating, Ventilation as well as A/C is annoying

Extremely old Heating, Ventilation as well as A/C is annoying

I recently just started a new part time job working at a local theatre downtown. It is a historic theatre that has been around for at least 50 years. The building has been broken down and sectioned into smaller buildings and even has elevators with the old handheld cranks. While they have upgraded some of

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Work more efficiently, make more money

Work more efficiently, make more money

My entire life I’ve realized that I’m not the sort who should have a traditional job. I can’t handle the idea of reporting somewhere 9 to 5 everyday based on somebody else’s schedule. I’m happiest when I have personal freedom and that includes being my own boss. At a minimum, I know that I’m not

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Long drives

Long drives

Working almost an hour away from my home use to drive me crazy. This wasn’t because of the traffic or the fact that I had to wake up two hours earlier just to make sure I was arriving on time. The real issue was the fact that my vehicle had a terrible A/C unit. It

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Work more efficiently, make more money

Work more efficiently, make more money

My entire life I have realized that I am not the sort who should have a traditional task. I cannot handle the idea of reporting anywhere 9 to 5 everyday based on somebody else’s schedule. I am happiest when I have personal freedom plus that includes being my own boss. At a minimum, I know

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Getting an interior designer to stage a cabin flip

Getting an interior designer to stage a cabin flip

My brother as well as I are in the cabin flipping business, we buy up out of date homes, do some major renovations, as well as sell them for a profit. We have to stay up-to-date with new trends. We also find cool, edgy things people are doing. We have done penny tile, the paint

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Finding a solution that works for everyone.

Finding a solution that works for everyone.

In this day in time many people in their mid to late fifties and beyond are faced with caring for aging parents. This can be a very difficult task depending on the conditions that your mom or dad are dealing with. Many medical conditions and even psychological ones come with a host of problems that

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Time for the cooling waters of the sea

Time for the cooling waters of the sea

I just had a fantastic bike ride around town, spending $35 on a new pair of shades as well as some cologne. I need to break back on my spending though because I’ve spent a few hundred extra the past month or so as well as need to start saving for this trip coming up

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Extremely old HVAC is annoying

Extremely old HVAC is annoying

I recently just started a new part time job working at a local theatre downtown. It is a historic theatre that has been around for at least 50 years. The building has been broken down and sectioned into smaller buildings and even has elevators with the old handheld cranks. While they have updated some of

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Working on my home’s heating and cooling

Working on my home’s heating and cooling

I love long road trips. The idea of going cross country and sleeping in either tents or old university motels seems almost charming to me. That was until I heard about one terrible experience my associate had while driving up north and then back down again. Apparently her car’s a/c is a bit touchy. It

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Coworker stole mini split system from office

Coworker stole mini split system from office

I’ve always heard that employers are extremely nervous about disgruntled employees after they leave. It hasn’t made much sense to me why this would be such a major issue. I can’t think of any scenario in which I would retaliate against a past employer. I guess that doesn’t mean I’m the norm. Apparently, there are

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Two more months of using the fireplace

Two more months of using the fireplace

I’m pretty gleeful with my last power bill I just got for $155 for the two month billing period. Last year at this time I got a whopping $600 power bill for my little flat for two months. Maybe this doesn’t sound like a lot in the States, but over here in Europe it was

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Making music at the heating dealership

Making music at the heating dealership

Well, our band now has a location to practice inside when the weather is not agreeing with us. Sometimes my associate and I want to play outside but it is either too cold or too rainy out to play. This week is one of those afternoons as it looks like my associate and I are

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Long drives

Long drives

Working almost an hour away from my apartment use to drive me crazy. This wasn’t because of the traffic or the fact that I had to wake up two hours earlier just to make sure I was arriving on time. The real issue was the fact that my vehicle had a terrible air conditioning system

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Tour de lodges – best heating goes to…

Tour de lodges – best heating goes to…

I guess I have a complication with making decisions. I’m not fantastic at pulling the trigger on things, and I tend to rely on other people to reinforce my decisions before I make a move. This might be a fantastic thing in some circumstances, but it also causes me to procrastinate a fantastic deal. Unluckyly,

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Glad I got a second opinion for Palm Bay a/c upgrade

Glad I got a second opinion for Palm Bay a/c upgrade

When my apartment a/c in Palm Bay quit on me I knew that a repair wasn’t going to get the task done. My A/C component was over 15 years old. It was living on fumes for a long time. It was the afternoon that I needed an up-to-date model. I ended up researching A/C upgrades

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Cold weather is for romance

Cold weather is for romance

Bypassing the boiler as well as thermostat in order to get the highest quality snuggles I realized recently that my brain responds to the changes in season like closing chapters on my life. Every time the weather changes, my brain is ready to process the past multiple months as well as transfer on to whatever

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