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Room Changes and "Healthy" Quiche

22th July 2011

Room Organization So we have been working for awhile selling, donating, trashing and organizing the stuff we have in our office and beer/K-State room.  Everything now fits so much better and I have even rearranged! For the office, we sold the recliner that we had never sat in and was a junk collector.  We also purchased a modern table/desk from my parents and sold the old desk that ...

Fitting in the neighborhood

12th July 2011

So what did we (as in Derek) do this weekend? He ripped down several very large homemade ugly shelves in our garage.  Well we decided to try to fit in better with all our classy neighbors and put all the wood pieces on our front lawn where they will probably stay for awhile.  Oh, you also can't forget the bag of cement mix that if it ever happens to ...

Dresser Painting

10th July 2011

So I had been looking for a wooden, tall dresser for about 6 months before I found the one I finally bought.  My only qualifications were it had to be real wood, fit in the Prius, taller than wider cause we have limited floor space, and be no more than $50.  I only looked on Craigslist and I tried to buy a few but they were always gone before I ...

Ugh, bad brewing day

10th July 2011

Today started rather well, but took a sad, sad turn. This morning we went to farmers market and picked up some meat and veg for dinner tonight which was fun, it was only later that morning that the day turned worse. I started out brewing as I normally do with my checklist of things to completed and get done.  I sanitized, smacked the yeast, and started the strike water.  I ...