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The bathroom

Well it’s not quite finished but I couldn’t resist showing how cute it is so far. I still need to tile around the tub, put the shelf on the top of the wainscoting and install the trim. 344 more words

Renovations

Colorful Casita

As the Casita progresses through restoration, for a moment, the historic colors still shine through. Once completed, it will still be a lively thing, with a vibrant Fire Engine red at the front door, and a bold blue door to the back yard.  68 more words

East End

The Power of Natural Light

One of my favorite just-so English idioms compares two different things, and calls them “like night and day.” Light doesn’t always brighten, and darkness doesn’t always dim. 78 more words

Sight

The old farm house ain't what she used to be!

Daily Prompt

You just inherited a dilapidated, crumbling-down grand mansion in the countryside. Assuming money is no issue, what do you do with it?

This prompt hits a little too close to home, but I’ll give it a go. 846 more words

Daily Prompts

Remodelling My Son's Room - Industrial and Coke

I can hear it now – “This isn’t scrapbooking!” – and you are right – it isn’t.  But it is my blog and I have spent the last week working on transforming my son’s room and I wanted to show it off.  1,563 more words

The thing in front of the wainscoting

Don’t bother mentioning it to anyone. They never would believe a word of it. Take it from me. For years I’ve been trying (mightily) to inform those in charge, those who make the decisions, that this thing is there, that it is there all the time, that it has stained (horribly, with unknown dark liquid) the wainscoting, and will not budge an inch in order to allow the workmen to repaint the section that  is now ruined. 62 more words

The thing in front of the wainscoting

Don’t bother mentioning it to anyone. They never would believe a word of it. Take it from me. For years I’ve been trying (mightily) to inform those in charge, those who make the decisions, that this thing is there, that it is there all the time, that it has stained (horribly, with unknown dark liquid) the wainscoting, and will not budge an inch in order to allow the workmen to repaint the section that  is now ruined. 62 more words