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Re-Constructing Home-Part 29: Bit by Bit

Derek & Bethany’s renovation continues to progress in ways that make them believe they may actually get to live in this gorgeous home some day soon. 153 more words


16. In the blink of an eye.


Who on earth was that on the phone? It sounded like the very same person who answered when I had tried to get hold of Basheera and why did it bother her that Basheera was at my house? 756 more words

In The Blink Of An Eye

12. Flawless Facade

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“This last week has been absolutely hectic. The amount of time wasted in preparing and attending my sister’s two hundred functions could have been used for something so much more beneficial and useful like making a khatm of Quran or…..” 441 more words

Flawless Facade

Pushing Through with the Banister

A quick note: It’s been an exhausting couple of weeks. I should have published this about 2 weeks ago on April 8. I present it to you now as if I had. 521 more words

Crooked House Renovation

How to Keep Children from Climbing over a Banister

Banisters in the home can pose several safety risks for children.

Toddlers and preschoolers can amaze parents with their ability to find new and inventive ways to hurt themselves or cause damage.

Progress and Increasingly Delicate Sensibilities

My dad came today and we got the lower part of the stairway wall primed!

Old house purists: before you bite my head off for painting my woodwork, the first floor interior is a Colonial Revival style remodel from the 1930’s and had always been painted. 578 more words

Crooked House Renovation

The banister and maternity leave

Work had gotten increasingly stressful – as it does – and I was really struggling. Then in the last few days things started to escalate: trouble at parents’ evening, impending inspection and then yesterday pupils actually physically fighting in my classroom. 194 more words