Author: Alan

I was black from head to toe.

Every spring, my wife and I go up and prepare our cabin to be used. We spent most of our summer weekends and every day we had off work, in our cabin in the mountains. My wife and I love to fish, and we passed our love of fishing and hiking down to her children. […]

My sister is a better HVAC technician than I am.

I have five siblings, and every one of them are girls. By the time I was 16, I was almost a foot taller than even my tallest sister, ‌5’ 5”. When she graduated from high school, she went to school to become an HVAC technician. I had talked about becoming an HVAC technician from the […]

He was the most enigmatic man I had ever met.

Now that we’re into August, I knew it was time to call the HVAC company and have the furnace cleaned and prepared for winter. We can get some really chilly days in late August and throughout September in our area. I didn’t want to turn on the furnace and find we had a problem. When […]