chickens · farmhouse renovation

Red Roof Red Lights the color of Happy

Thank you for your kind response to the post last week, about the crappy week I had. Our little dog Peanut is doing pretty good except she had a really bad seizure about 4 am the other night.  It scared me and left me feeling pretty helpless.  Afterward, she went right back to sleep as… Continue reading Red Roof Red Lights the color of Happy

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Farmhouse renovations and ramblings Feb 2017

Follow your heart. I was able to cut flowers from my garden for the first time in three months.  Sweet. Daffodils and forsythia. So, I’ve been a little under the weather this past week – nothing major just enough to make me feel blah, but combined with a pulled muscle in my neck and shoulder… Continue reading Farmhouse renovations and ramblings Feb 2017

chickens · farmhouse renovation

Farmhouse Renovations and Farm lessons

Here we are, almost at the end of January and I realize it has been quite some time since I last updated on our renovation progress.  Mostly, because the work has been at a standstill for quite some time now. Even though the addition was started a year ago, it has not felt like it… Continue reading Farmhouse Renovations and Farm lessons

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You Hoo it’s me

I’ve been off-line and out of touch and away. All summer there has been a whirlwind of activity here at the cottage.  The cottage renovation is still an ongoing process and will be for some time.  The exterior work is complete for the most part.  Our Cottage received her new paint colors – green, blue… Continue reading You Hoo it’s me

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goodbye Coral Cottage

Goodbye, Coral Cottage. Hello something something cottage… We are going green and blue. All summer I’ve had paint samples taped to various parts of the house.  I studied those samples at different times of the day and on sunny days and cloudy days, ’cause you know how paint can change in different light.  After a few… Continue reading goodbye Coral Cottage

chickens · farmhouse renovation

cottage farmhouse we are under roof

The carpenters have finished their part of the exterior work on our cottage farmhouse renovation.  We are officially under roof. That’s a big hallelujah-Whoot Whoot!! But oh so far from being finished. All the siding and exterior trim work have been completed.  Well, except for some detail work.  I’m looking for some vintage corbels that I… Continue reading cottage farmhouse we are under roof