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Category: Remodel – Before and After

You know you are in the middle of a remodel when …

You know you are in the middle of a remodel when …

Yesterday the primer went on the walls of Bill’s study.  It stunk to high heaven.  It made me feel woozy and light headed and gave me a terrible headache.  And that was only after one hour.  As soon as I saw (actually smelled) what they were doing I quickly got ready and spent the rest of the day running errands.   My first stop was to go pick out a new front door.  I smelled something in the door store but…

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Because exactly two of you asked. :)

Because exactly two of you asked. :)

The blog is back! The blog was felled by a move, a remodel and several retreat weekends in a row where I was speaking.  I had decided the blog could wait.   The blog had to wait. Then I decided the blog could die because no one really read it and I could remember the things I wanted to remember without writing them down (that is HILARIOUS that I thought that because I can’t remember much of anything right now).  But…

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As promised …

As promised …

It’s cold today in Houston.   Really cold.  (I do realize that what is “really cold” to me would actually be considered a beautiful day in Minnesota right now but still … I’m really cold!).  Which makes me excited that this time next year I can cuddle up under my Snuggie in front of my fireplace!I have longed for a fireplace … it was on my “have to have” list when we bought our first house.  Only it didn’t have one. …

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It was all very exciting until I ran out of gas.

It was all very exciting until I ran out of gas.

Yesterday Bill sent me an email that said … “wanna new house?”  It felt like I had waited a sweet forever for that email and I squealed and said “YES PLEASE and THANK YOU!”And I cannot wait to share the story … because it’s a good one and God wrote it … and those are the best kind to share.  We literally met in an alley to sign the paperwork last night.  We were supposed to be all “up front and…

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