Beer Knows No Language!

Okay so after our tragic first attempt at an outdoor kitchen finally got cleaned up we hired a mason to come and do the foundation and rock work for our second attempt at the project. The mason showed up yesterday to get started and I have to tell you it is night and day difference…

Pics of Outdoor Kitchen Take 1

Well here are some pics of the first attempt of at the outdoor kitchen. This is what I saw when I came home. Sad when you can see it is not level from inside the house. Not sure how anyone could think this was a structurally sound wall. I understand sometimes you need to use…

Want something done…hire someone to do it themselves!

So my wife and I decided to hire a contractor to build an outdoor kitchen at our new home. I checked out some of their other projects and everything seemed nice and the price was perfect! Today they started and the boss dropped off 2 guys to start laying the blocks that will be the…

the Fourth in the New Hood

Well last night was our first 4th of July in our new home and our new neighborhood. I have to admit there were parts I missed about the old neighborhood like sitting in the hot tub and watching the people behind us setting off fireworks which was great fun…then there was the idiots that would…

And Now Back to Work.

Well we all survived our Mexico adventure which was actually not very adventurous at all. My wife along with 3 other couples all headed to Tulum last week. Tulum is south of Cancun, a good hour and a half cab ride south of Cancun. The transfers to and from the airport were not highlights of…

I Made it to 30! And Mexico Here I Come!

Well Friday was the day I left the 20s and entered the next decade of my life. It was a pretty good day, nothing exciting but a relaxing day working from home and then my wife and I joined some friends for dinner before heading to the bedlam baseball game. The game was not very…

3 days to the big 3_0!

Well I am 3 days away from saying good by to the 20s and hello to the 30s! Normally birthdays are not a big deal to me but for some reason this one is harder for me to deal with. I remember all the things I wanted to do before I thought of myself as…

Customer Service is Now an Oxymoron!

We have all had horrible customer service experiences and we have all had great ones. I had one of my worst ones today dealing with of all things MLB.tv! This should not even need customer service as it is just a program to watch games on and has been around for years. Last year it…