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Cooked, Cleaned, and Tore Out the Drop Ceilings

Today I had some friends over for a “Work Party”, and BOY did we work!  We tore out the old 60’s drop ceilings in the living room and dining room and hauled them and all the major debris out.   107 more words

House Restoration

First Post Challenge

The wonderful and creative Judy, of Edwina’s Episodes has challenged me to take part in this new challenge. I am happy to participate as it’s a look back at my very first post.   164 more words


Support that beam!

While we had Matt staying with us we put his skills and energy to good use! As mentioned previously one of the main beams in the bar needs a bit of extra support because an old repair looked dubious. 89 more words

Listed Buildings

Women Writers Reading Challenge #23: Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes

I’m constantly intrigued, fascinated, and captivated by Italy. I have never been there, though I hope someday soon that will change, and yet I’m in love with the culture and the landscape. 133 more words

Reading Challenge

131. The sixth wall

There’s nothing like company coming for Easter dinner to inspire…

The crown is finished; the pocket door runs smoothly on its track and actually locks; … 80 more words

40s Houses

And for Bruce's Next Trick...

So on Wednesday my husband tried to saw me in half!

It may or may not have been because on Tuesday this is what dinner looked like: … 486 more words