Monthly Archives: July 2011

A Good Weekend

The weekend finally felt like we made a lot of progress. The carpet went in on Friday.  A little unexpected, but when there’s  a hole in the schedule, you take it.  We stayed up late Thursday to finish the first … Continue reading

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The carpet is going in tomorrow! So much for my plans to paint the upstairs this weekend BEFORE the carpet goes in.

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Our Color Palette

First, a “save the date” announcement.  Our housewarming party/open house will be September 24th, starting sometime in the afternoon and going until we can’t stay awake any more.  Everyone is welcome, and, out of towners, this would be a great … Continue reading

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Slogging On

There isn’t much to report this week.  M continues to work on his outdoor stairs, which have turned from a fun challenge to a frustrating morass.  I am continuing to paint.  We’ve painted every weekend since Memorial Day and I … Continue reading

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Three Months Down, Two to Go

Sorry for the long delay.  It’s been another busy couple of weeks, and we hadn’t hooked up our computer after the last move.  M and I are starting to look longingly at ads for tropical vacation and wondering when our … Continue reading

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