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Why Build with Shipping Containers?


According to David Cross of www.sgblocks.com, “a container has 8000 lbs of steel which takes 8000 kwh of energy to melt down and make new beams etc…  Our process of modifying that entire 8000 lbs of steel into a “higher and better use” only takes 400 kwh of electrical energy (or 5%). 

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Custom Gallery Glass Stained Glass Windows For Sale

Please check out our Etsy store. Stained Glass windows have gone on there for custom order sales. If you know of anyone who would be interested in one please let me know. 23 more words


Throwback Thursday #TBT: 8th grade graduation gate album

Here’s a post about the gate album I made for my daughter’s 8th grade graduation. Enjoy!

One of my hobbies is scrapbooking, which dovetails nicely with my love of writing. 467 more words

Creating My Path

Progress on the China Cabinet

We have completed the construction fo the hutch and the base portion of the cabinet is complete.

We built the hutch from pine shelving board and some trim pieces. 103 more words


Trash to Treasure China Cabinet from An Old Dresser

So we finished the china cabinet and I couldn’t be more happy with how it turned out. It is gorgeous. Tell me what you think…. 48 more words


Glass Plate Flowers - For Sale on Etsy

Please check out our Etsy Store, we have added three new glass plate flowers on there for sale.

Here’s what we came up with on them. 93 more words