Columbia Sportswear Lifetime Warranty Repair

Learn about the Columbia Sportswear Lifetime Warranty program. Silke and I have worn our Columbia jackets for many years now and they have always proven their self worth. The name Columbia…

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The Scrap Trim To Tree Project

How to turn a few scrap pieces into a lovely wooden Christmas tree. After Silke and I finished wrapping up our bathroom project I brought the remaining pieces of the trim…

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Canon PowerShot SX40 HS Product Review

Ease of use made this the perfect Canon camera. It took a twist of fate that led us to our next camera purchase. It seems strange to think that we traveled…

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Laying Stepping Stones For A Walkway

Tips for laying stepping stones and creating a beautiful walkway. Silke has been asking since the day we bought our house why there was no sidewalk leading to the front…

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The Seduction Of Summerville, South Carolina

Sharing our first impressions of Summerville, South Carolina. Silke and I have talked about living abroad as well as moving South. The destinations have changed over time, but the underlying…

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A Summer Afternoon With Lily

A summer road trip isn't the same without Lily. Taking a summer road trip to the rose gardens in St. Cloud, Minnesota with Lily our little dog. St. Cloud is…

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Baby Shower And Baby Diaper Cake Instructions

Learn how to make a Diaper Cake for under $30. Nick's youngest brother Joe and his wife Erin are expecting their first baby. Yay, it's going to be a little baby…

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Visiting The Rose Gardens In St. Cloud, MN

Spending an afternoon in the rose gardens is always a pleasure! If you live in Minnesota or coming here for a visit, you need to check out the Rose Gardens,…

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A Month Of Sunny Sundays

A short story about Glen and how how easily life can get out of whack. A 'Month Of Sunny Sundays' is part two of the Glen Dempsey, the ever evolving worker…

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A Unique Valentine’s Day Gift

Learn how to make this unique Valentine's Day gift for your loved one. With Valentine's Day just around the corner we thought we'd show you an alternative to the standard…

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