Lots happening but not a lot of opportunity to post. So - you get it all at once, you lucky devils.
First, there was this:
|Notice the minus sign...|
Then there was the good news/bad news - it was not my furnace (good) but it was my thermostat (bad). Off they went in search of a replacement. Some hours later, they were back and installed the new thermostat.
Next morning? Rinse, repeat. Bad thermostat. Made in China (really surprised you there, didn't I?) Second thermostat seems to be holding its own.
|Lovey is very happy the new thermostat is |
In amongst these activities, I ladled out the birdseed. Only later in the day - after noticing a drop-off in bird activity, did I discover there had been a violent death. Gah! I believe it was one of my mourning doves.
|Nothing but feathers and a little spot of blood.|