Month: November 2008

Progress – November 30

Dad compltely finished the Master Bathroom floor today.  All that’s left is the tub front, surround, and the shower!    I finished the Utility Room floor! Mom and Katelyn continued to paint, and they putContinue reading


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Progress – November 29

The theme for the day was “tedium”.  While all the changes happening to our home now are awesome and exciting, the process of making those changes can tend to be tedious, repetitive, and mindless.  ItContinue reading


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The Home Stretch

I am going to state right off the bat – I AM GOING TO COPY SOMEONE OUTRIGHT, SHAMELESSLY, AND WITHOUT REGRET!  The person I am going to copy is Ree Drummond, also known as TheContinue reading


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Betsy

Betsy is a senior at Irrigon High school this year.  She is an absolutely beautiful young woman – inside and out. Follow **At times you’ll find some affiliate links scattered within my post, which meansContinue reading


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More Color Talk

Remember I said we chose charcoal gray for the outside of our house?  We painted some siding before putting it up on the vaulted portion of our house, but the rest is still just primed. Continue reading


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The Dungeon

This is the entrance to the deepest, darkest, nastiest dungeon in all of Eastern Oregon.  It is dry, but it is rough, and dusty, and horrible to be in!  This is the deep, dark pitContinue reading


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Picky, Picky, Picky!

Aaron and I are both very picky about colors and we have very different opinions about colors.  He *hates* red (seriously – I don’t believe hate is too strong of a word) and I *love*Continue reading


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My Dear Mother

I wish I had a picture of what she’s been working on so I could show you exactly how hard she’s working, and what she’s working on.  On Saturday, the two of us started installingContinue reading


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Hello, There!

We’re still here, alive and kicking!  We have been so busy working on the House Construction that I have hardly had time to down load the camera, let alone post what is going on inContinue reading


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Kitchen Cabinets

After the painting was completed, it was time to start installing “stuff”. The Purswell Pump guys came back to install the pressure tank for our well.  See it, it’s that tiny little blue ank onContinue reading


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Painting the Town

Well, okay, so maybe we haven’t been painting the town, but we sure have been painting the house!  We are  excited about the colors we’ve chosen, and we love the way the house is looking! Continue reading


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Updates

So, this will just be a quickie update of what’s gone on the past month or more at our house construction.  The plumbing is done.  The electricity is done.  The sheetrock is done.  The sidingContinue reading


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