Tag Archives: houses

We’ll Get There Yet

I was so excited on Wednesday when I received a call from my fence contractor that they could start work the next day! Since Fridays are my off day at work, I asked if they could come today instead. They … Continue reading

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Cordelia’s Mom’s Neighborhood

It’s been five months since we moved into our new home.  Yay! Things are coming along nicely.  The construction is mostly done – well, we thought we were done, until one of the upstairs light switches began sizzling every time … Continue reading

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Deja Vu

What kind of fool fixes up a house for the sole purpose of selling at a better price, and then buys a “new” 77-year-old house which needs pretty much all of the same updates?  A fool called “Cordelia’s Mom” – of course. Poor Teddy … Continue reading

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And We’re Off!

Finally!  This truly ugly bathroom will be history!  Demo and renovation started this morning. Of course, you all know the way my luck runs.  The first thing we found out is that there is no shutoff valve on the kitchen sink, and … Continue reading

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