The Power is on and Ike is Gone, Gone, Gone!

The power is finally on after only 4 days. We were told that we could expect to be without power for at least 3 to 4 weeks. Fortunately, we have all underground utilities here so I guess it was a matter of finding the cable that feeds the underground. Probably not that simple, but that […]


Bring it on Ike!

Well, the preperations are complete. The windows are boarder up, the patio is clear, the water is in, we’ve got batteries, food and at least one beer. Now we wait for the storm to come. We are ready for the battle, but then we’re 50 miles inland. We’re ready for anything, until the first tree […]