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Oushak Hand Knotted Rugs

Although the Ghiordes knot and the quirky angular designs have a certain primitive air, the rugs from Turkey are exceptionally unique and attractive. Without compromising to appeal to Western consumers, weavers here managed to create one of the country’s most desirable… 96 more words

Don't be Irish Only on St. Patrick's Day

A few years back a family member invited us to an Irish musical festival. Having no plans for the Saturday we took them up on the offer and found a new genre that we loved.  544 more words

Trip Reviews

It's Time to Service the Generator

We would like to take this time to remind our clients that, if you have not already done so, please schedule your stand-by generator service. Those with service contracts should simply confirm their service time. 94 more words

Custom Home Building

Update From Michiana

A few random observations. . .

My wife Alicia and I have moved to a small city named Dowagiac (də-wah-jak) Michigan.

Just a little  North of… 365 more words

Dowagiac Michigan


Today we drove about twenty minutes north into Michigan to explore a Lavender Farm! We had heard that you could cut your own bouquets of lavender and decided it would be a fun thing to attempt to do on Jonny’s morning off. 239 more words


Mayfest 2016

They have this great event in Mishawaka called Mayfest, where you pay an entrance fee, which supports the local food pantry,  and then they give you free beer! 504 more words

Darden Bridge & Also 4 Miles Bridge

If you love bridges or history, try to check out the Darden Street bridge on the north side of South Bend.  It is an old bridge, originally built in 1884.   425 more words