My bathroom and closet is the size of my very first flat. My bathroom, closet and bedroom is the size of my two bedroom apt that I moved out of in 2005... I thought at the time my apt was big.
I am thinking about the idea of the whole "American Dream" thing about home ownership. It's kind of surreal to me that after 52 years that I will actually have the opportunity to own a piece of land on the most requested real estate parcel in the world in the 3rd qurter of the year according to tourism. Just mind boggling
They are called Pitch or Scrub pines. They are only indigenous to Southeastern MA and Cape Cod due to dryer summer conditions, sandy acidic soil, and (before we developed so much of it) frequent brush fires. There is also a similar type of oak.
'merrica! The place the wife and I are thinking buying (her Dad's place) of has one in the basement. My parents had one but it just was a place to store shit...dunno if it ever served a drink.