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Life is full of seasons, made up of seasons. There are seasons of abundance and joy and dry seasons when the soul is weary and parched. 499 more words


Before and After Duplex (Unit B) With outdoor images!

So unit B was in much better shape. Our inspectors and contractors all agreed “It was move in ready.” We still wanted to do some minor upgrades to give it a fresh look, we replaced the backdoor, some fixtures, replaced the kitchen floors and painted a few walls. 93 more words

Before And After

Some Before and After (Unit A) at the duplex!

Beginning our real estate “endeavor” just skims the surface of what this place represents. We created amazing memories while working as a team. I have a new founded admiration for my future husband after this. 462 more words

Before And After

House Remodeling - What Next?

This is the third in my series of home renovation tales.  The first two are available here:



Once we returned from our wonderful two week vacation to Washington DC and the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, we knew it was time to figure out what our next steps would be.   1,217 more words

House Remodel

Old House rehab; final photos and surviving a remodel (with your spouse!)

Remodeling a house is a metaphor for life. It starts, it ends and in between are all sorts of lessons to be learned; “think outside the box”, “let of go of that plan to try another” and “let your spouse have their own way!”  542 more words

Creative Projects

Old House rehab 8; the laundry and new half bath

The once inside, then outside, then inside again room in this old house contained the most history and was the room that needed the most help.   334 more words

Creative Projects

Old house rehab 7; the kitchen re-do

At first look the cheery yellow kitchen in our old house had it’s merrits—bright and sunny with solid wood cabinets—but upon closer inspection it needed some work. 539 more words

Creative Projects