What Do I Call It?

Himself – the Retired Husband – has a Man Cave. Fair enough. It works. It fits.  Mysterious manly things go on in there. It is a testosterone ridden zone which one enters with fear and trepidation if one does not have the requisite loading of – testosterone. But I now have a dilemma. You see, … More What Do I Call It?

Christmas Crafts

I may have mentioned that himself, The Retired Husband, has got himself a new toy in the Man Cave. He has been busy learning how to use it. These cute little reindeers are multiplying to a veritable herd on my dining room table waiting to be dressed. I think the latest tally is over 20.  … More Christmas Crafts

The Treasure Chest – Methusela’s Musings

Here we are again, sitting around Gramp’s rocking chair waiting for story time. As always, the  fire is burning and crackling cheerfully, warming the home hearth of the humble little cabin by the lake. Gramp’s nightly ritual  is  soothing and  comforting in its familiarity. We know it  off by heart yet it never fails to … More The Treasure Chest – Methusela’s Musings

A Guest Room

We have been busy the last couple of months. TRH (The Retired Husband) has been making bedroom  furniture from palettes.  And I have been busy piling up all the stuff ready for styling the newly renovated guest bedroom. We did that today. Still a few finishing touches left – but it is ready for the … More A Guest Room