Our happy place – one year

Wendy and I like watching a BBC television show called Escape to the Country. The premise for the show is that people who have lived in an urban setting for work or other reasons come to a place where they want to sell and buy a home somewhere in the country. BBC then has a…

Grandpa’s square

I have a few things that belonged to my Grandpa Waters. I have his Bible, his wooden blue box, and his candidate’s papers. But there is one thing that has passed on to Philip which I find quite interesting and that’s Grandpa Waters’ square. I was in Phil’s workshop recently and he was using it…

Buying a house for the first time

We were thrilled with the work of Jeff Taylor, our realtor, who helped us find our home. He was curteous, quick to respond to questions and inquiries and always easy to talk to. He took us through the whole process with good explanation and due diligence. Hard to believe that at in our 60’s we…