The house hunting must-have list included the following: fireplace, basement, garage, garden...and swimming pool.
We got everything but the pool, but maybe the perfect solution is at hand. Behold the happy people splashing in the dumpster, it could so easily be we! The husband, after all, has more than a passing fondness for these ubiquitous street fixtures. In fact, he can't pass one without diving in. (That's him above, "shopping" in New Orleans).
Now, just add water and voila!
The story in today's NY Times: