Progress – November 30

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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, ... Read More

Progress – November 29

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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 ... Read More

The Home Stretch

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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 The Pioneer Woman.  ... Read More

Betsy

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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 po... Read More

More Color Talk

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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.  So, at the ... Read More

The Dungeon

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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 pit of our crawlspace,... Read More

Picky, Picky, Picky!

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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* red ... Read More

My Dear Mother

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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 installing th... Read More

Hello, There!

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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 in our lives. ... Read More

Kitchen Cabinets

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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... Read More

Painting the Town

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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... Read More

Updates

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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 sidin... Read More