Category Archives: HouseReno

Be Our Guest

So we haven’t done anymore major renovating.  Cuz I told you we were DONE.  But I’m not happy if I don’t have some sort of project going, so I did a little here and there to finish out Ryan’s room, … Continue reading

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Everything Is Temporary….

So our house got done… on the OUTSIDE… as those of you who read the blog regularly already know.  What you didn’t read was that I bitched and moaned about the inconvenience of trucks parked out front and random guys … Continue reading

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How’s Yer House Doin’?

I’ve had a lot of people ask “How’s your house?”  which isn’t a question you hear very often.  Usually people inquire about your family or your health or (as in my case recently) your back… but rarely do people ask about your house.  … Continue reading

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Wrecking Christmas

It was one of those things you can’t anticipate.  That you can’t safeguard against.  That you can’t prepare for.  Because if you tried to prepare for every possible contingency in life you’d never be able to move, or watch TV, … Continue reading

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Crazzee Busy

So Mike quit his job.  Sounds pretty dramatic, unless you know him well enough to know that he wouldn’t do that unless he already had a new and better job all lined up to step into.  Which he did.  But because … Continue reading

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A Bathroom Break

Well, not  a break… it wasn’t BROKEN.  It just needed some upgrading.  The master bathroom, that is.  First of all it was covered in wallpaper.  With a border.  And according to HGTV, I may as well be saying “it was … Continue reading

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The Landscape Chronicles, Part Dos

. Okay, here’s the update on the landscaping process, just like I promised.  Because I always keep my promises.  Except when I don’t. First we had a few more adjustments made to the landscaping in the front yard.  The big … Continue reading

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