Category Archives: Water Disaster

Operation ReloSouth: Raising a House Starts with a Foundation & Framing

My husband Mike and I were on the hunt — which I dubbed “Operation ReloSouth” — for the perfect location to build our retirement home. We found it — a no-snow, lower cost, more relaxed area of the country near water — … Continue reading

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Fashion Starts with Clean Clothes

Twelve days ago my high efficiency front-load clothes washer started to thump, bump and generally sound like a jet crash landing in a swamp. Even though it sounded horrible in its death throes, I was happy it died because — … Continue reading

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The Jersey Shore: Never a Dull Moment

A few weeks ago I took a nostalgic trip back in time, Jersey style. My sister-in-law Cathy drove. She, my sister-in-law Judy, who was visiting from St. Louis, and I grew up in New Jersey; we’ve known each other practically … Continue reading

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Toilet Water

When It Just Won’t Quit I couldn’t even think about this, our family’s latest water disaster, until today. I mean I was completely skeeved out. Perhaps my husband Mike would relay a slightly different version of the sequence of events, … Continue reading

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