Want to park in the street, raise your hands. Mine won’t be there, however about a week ago I had no choice. Our condo association is doing resurfacing in the garage area. It’s a large place for 150 cars. The work is being done one half of the entire space at a time. My half… Continue reading Happy parking day!
Today’s Daily Prompt is Recreate. Merriam-Webster defines ‘recreate’ as giving new life or to refresh. This fits today’s happenings to a T. eBay has given a new life to its old warnings. The most recent one had to do with a current trend of starting links with an https. However in the spirit of recreating,… Continue reading eBay recreates
It’s a K-compact model, priced very reasonably and works just fine as long as you read the small print. Some folks don’t read it and end up with a mess that they blame on the manufacturer. More about it later. My new Keurig stands just under 12 inches high and fits nicely on the kitchen… Continue reading Meet my new Keurig
What happens when you wake up in the morning to a disaster in your kitchen? No, I am not talking about burning some food; I am not that bad. What actually had happened was a rain falling from the kitchen ceiling, apparently coming from the upstairs somewhere. There’s no telling where exactly it started but… Continue reading Catapulted in my studio
Atop my new blue laundry bag I stand. Actually was just taking a photo from above. I received this from Home Depot Seeds program and wrote a glowing 400-word review. What did you think, I was standing atop a skyscraper? Not happening.
This bed is the best thing that happened in my life this year, hands down. Admittedly it was long overdue and finally it came true. Prior to that, I was putting up with an old Nomad bed that was extremely wobbly and just getting on my nerve. I did my best not to move around… Continue reading My new Zinus bed
The short answer is yes, you can especially when living in a studio which is exactly what I am doing as we speak. Living in a studio that is. Should you be looking for the long answer, ask the furniture stores. They’ll collectively say no you can’t, it’s too small and it’s made for kids… Continue reading Can you sleep in a twin bed?
I had this crock pot for a long time and with age, it developed an ugly grayish sediment around the perimeter that looked absolutely awful. So I put the darn thing to rest and forgot all about it up until today. I yanked it out of its hiding place and decided to give it a… Continue reading Would you believe my crock pot?
Living in a studio is a lot like camping only not in the woods. At least this is what the advertisers want us to believe. Just about any studio-friendly item is suggested as a “good solution for camping, boating and college dorms.” Here I am, camping in the interior of my tiny kitchen. Having no… Continue reading Camping in my studio
Welcome to my kitchen once again. Since it lacks full-size appliances, I have to work around this. Studio friendly appliances are the answer. Here now, meet my Presto electrical skillet. It’s a foldaway type, it measures 12 x 12 and doesn’t take much room. After a brief pre-heating, it’ll work like a clockwork, and is… Continue reading Studio-friendly appliances. Presto electrical skillet