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The Winds of Change!

Today is the sort of very sunny, very windy Autumn day that makes you want to watch the weather scooting up the valley, preferably from a big arm chair by the stove. 567 more words

House Restoration

We're a bit overwhelmed...

Maybe more than a bit. I think this new house project has put that “overwhelmed” feeling into a category 5.

Whenever I start feeling this way, it usually means it’s THAT time of the month. 235 more words

Home Renovation

A Window to the Past

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Ever since I heard Sarah Palin call Donald Trump followers “Trumpeters” I thought it would be fun to have a name for my blog followers! 1,559 more words


Life at NÂș 42: Floor scraping, day I

Calling the job tedious is an understatement. White spirits, wait 15 minutes, scrape, white spirits, wait 10 minutes, scrub, mop, wipe. It has to be done in small sections so the white spirits don’t penetrate and stain the wood. 128 more words

The Dining Room: Upping my game

We had our first dinner party a few days ago. Small but exceedingly lively. It lasted eight hours, which I suppose means it went well. It was all very casual because the dining room is far from done. 283 more words


143. All the Gray Is Gone...

Just when I think I’m going to post about the new back porch that is finished just in time for September (it’s not);

Or the new door that we’ve found to replace sliding glass door #3 (we haven’t); 595 more words