Sheila Saints

Electric Shock

Energy saving solutions

You don’t realize how much you appreciate something until it’s gone. On a cold winter night in 2002 I was about to learn the hard lesson. The night of Dec. 4, a terrible ice storm hit my city, putting a thick coating over everything and a layer of frozen fear over the people. Seven trees in my yard snapped under the heavy weight of ice, and my house, and most of the city, was plunged into darkness. No lights and no heat for one week. The first night, it was fun…almost like camping. Then, after days of eating out, using… read more