Tag Archives: appliances

Welcoming our Newest Family Member

You may have met my Mr. Coffee some time ago. He’s become an indispensable member of the family. But once we moved, my relationship with him became a bit… well, strained. See, our new house has two floors and my … Continue reading

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Protein Shaken – Part 2

When last we left Jan, she was wiping splashed protein shake off her face and was about to clean up the (major) portion that had dripped behind the refrigerator. Spill + 3 minutes: Step one– Pull the fridge out away … Continue reading

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Microwave Mutiny

Everything has been refreshingly peaceful on the appliance front. Once my car’s navigation system recovered from the trauma of having its maps updated, a simple process involving only two all-day road trips to the dealership, our appliances grew quiet and … Continue reading

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James Bond Wants My Vacuum Cleaner

My vacuum cleaner has it in for me. If you’re familiar with the history between me and my appliances, this will not surprise you. The old vacuum, may it rest in peace, was pretty simple. You just set the carpet … Continue reading

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Appliance Defiance

If you’ve been with me a while, you already know about my boundary-challenged microwave, and how the washing machine nearly pushed me over the edge. Now, if you can believe it, I have taken to arguing with my car’s navigation … Continue reading

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