I Have Been Working on the House

I have had this place for a couple of years and it took me a great deal of time and work, along with a nice pile of money, to get it as nice as it is now. Of course I am not done and there are still things that need to be done. I just started looking into a nice home security system, looking at sites like homesecurity911.com on the web and trying to figure out how much of it I can do on my own. The truth is that you can buy all of the stuff that you need and if you are willing to do the homework, then it is not really that hard to figure out how to install it yourself. The thing you have to pay for is the people who monitor it. I suppose that if an alarm goes off it is likely going to scare off the thieves, but it might not. I would assume that someone had alerted the police, but that does not mean the thief would. Read More …

A Home Security Gift to Myself

One of my resolutions for the new year is to start doing more for myself. That might sound selfish to a lot of people, but my friends and family are glad that I made that resolution. I have always been the type of person to give my last dollar to someone in need, meaning I often did without. I still want to help others, but I also want to help myself. One of the first things I did was go online to the ADT site. I did click here and there before deciding which home security package I wanted for myself. Read More …

My Great-Grandfather Had Dentures Dating Back to 1970!

The last time my great-grandfather was at a dentist John Gorton was Prime Minister of Australia! For you who do not remember, that was 1968-1971. However, just recently I got him to visit a dentist in Wollongong when he finally broke his upper denture that was older than my dad! Grandpa did not want to go, but he had no choice if he wanted to be able to chew his next steak. He told me he had fixed his teeth with glue on his own before. He even bought a kit that let you mix cold pouring acrylic to repair dentures rather than go to the dentist.

I pestered him to listen to what the dentist told him to do. Grandpa had the money. Read More …

Looking for the Best Deal on Internet Service

I have finally gotten my first place on my own. Of course when I was in college I had three different apartments near the campus and a little house. I shared all of them with one or two roommates. That is terrific when you have very little money and I would get a roommate here if I had not had such a bad end to the last partnership I had. Of course you need to get power and the internet. That is what I am looking at right now. I am checking out some sites in the hope that I am going to be able to get a really good deal on a decent internet connection.

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