Category Archives: House

Hammer, saw, nail.

2010 in review

2010 in review. Happy New Year! Continue reading

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Front of the house work

Work on the front of the house: new driveway, some landscaping, and soon (I hope) new steps. Continue reading

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Odds and ends schoooltime

A roundup as the semester gets underway: another failed chair search (sigh), being on sabbatical, Amelia joins Madelyn at day care, our porch work is almost done, and a new restaurant. Continue reading

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Porches

Working on our porches: cleaning, painting, making some repairs. Continue reading

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Odds and ends Monday

Odds and ends for mid-June: brief note on our Utah/Arizona trip, housework, and rain. Continue reading

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Thanks, 2009

Reviewing 2009: family, housework, research, and travel. Continue reading

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Odds and ends Saturday

A roundup: Thanksgiving visit from my folks, college football championship season, winter means house work ends. And I’m still not brewing. Continue reading

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Kitchen, re-done

After a few years, our kitchen renovations are done. Photos galore. Continue reading

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Looking up

Renovations: new roof, gutters, paint, kitchen tile. Continue reading

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Thirty plus

No, not my age. This: I recently installed an under-counter microwave in our kitchen. That’s a photo of the 30″ template I was supposed to use for placing screws, drilling holes, etc. Yes, that “thirty inch” template is about 3/8″ … Continue reading

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