TBT: No Problems

Dating back to its construction, our house has been dubbed “No Problems”. This refers to the predictable response of the contractor who built the house in the early 1970s. Every time my father-in-law would call from Miami to check the building progress, he heard the familiar words, no problems.

However, during the month May, the house/property has not lived up to its name. First, a power outage killed the router leaving us with no Internet access. Then the transmission blew on our ten year old riding mower leaving John to rely on the old school push mower we just so happen to be storing for our daughter.

image

And as my Mom says, bad news always comes in threes…so of course, I shouldn’t have been surprised when the washing machine backed up in the shower. We’ll soon be the proud owners of a new septic tank and drain field. Hurrah!

image

I can safely say that John and I are looking forward to returning to the days of No Problems.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s