Month: December 2008

Birthday Times Three

In our extended family, three beautiful girlies celebrated birthdays this month.  Our neice, Mya, turned 1 on the 19th, Katelyn turned 10 on the 17th, and Emma turned 14 on the 7th, so we decidedContinue reading


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Amazing

Amazing stuff happening at the Tolar Dream Home.  Click the links to the left to check it all out! Do you know what the significance of these two pictures is?  I know it looks likeContinue reading


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Progress – December 19-21

In all the years my dad has been doing home improvement projects, they have usually ran through winter and the Christmas Season.  Never has he not worn his Santa hat while he was working onContinue reading


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Christmas Came Early!

Early this fall, Aaron and I made the decision that we were going to make a huge cut to our Christmas Budget because we are getting this beautiful new home right at Christmas time.  TheContinue reading


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Goliath on the Move

Here and there at the new house, we’ve finally been able to do a little Christmas decorating.  Not a lot, of course, because it’s had to be stuff that won’t get in the way ofContinue reading


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Progress – December 18

Hey, guess what’s finished?  The Deck.  I’m not kidding, teasing, or telling a fib in any way – well okay maybe a little one.  Technically its not done because we still need railing and steps,Continue reading


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Cody

My favorite image from the day. How cute is he? Follow **At times you’ll find some affiliate links scattered within my post, which means I receive a small amount of compensation if you end upContinue reading


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Progress – December 17

The girls’ bathroom vanity is now installed.  The countertop is in place, and the faucets are installed.  The toilet is installed and in place, it just needs a toilet seat and the water turned onContinue reading


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Birthday Girl!

Katelyn turned 10 today!  We celebrated with dinner and cake and ice cream, and then she got to open her gift from all of us.  It was a very nice, relaxing evening – perfect forContinue reading


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Progress – December 16

This is Gabe.  He was back again today.  All the interior doors are now installed, and the baseboards are installed in all the rooms that will have carpeting.  Door trim is also finished.  It’s beenContinue reading


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Progress – December 14

The interior doors (bedrooms, etc.) are all painted, and ready to hang.  Before they could be hung, though, the hardware had to be put back on.  Katelyn had already helped put hardware back on theContinue reading


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Santa Claus is Coming to Town . . .

 . . .  and he stopped by the Bank of Eastern Oregon here in Irrigon yesterday. Follow **At times you’ll find some affiliate links scattered within my post, which means I receive a small amountContinue reading


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