The Post Post

So we have one post on our porch. And it was looking pretty rough. I didn’t want to replace it. It wasn’t to the point of being unsalvageable and we’re spending enough money these days already. Besides chipping paint and some cracking wood, it is still doing its job. It’s very sturdy and solid and …

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We’re getting somewhere.

Okay, so I’m not really painting the house yet. I was more just painting the garage door so it doesn’t look so trashy until we do get around to really painting the house, remember? I still had some prep work to do, though. The garage door was nasty. It must not have been cleaned ever. …

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When in doubt, go with a food name.

The bathroom is not the only thing on our minds. We’d really like to paint the exterior of our house BEFORE next year. We’re not doing it right now. It’s too hot. And we leave for vacation in one month and when we come back from that, we’ll only have two weeks before we start …

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Storm Door Completion. Finally.

Remember a while back when I got an awesome deal on a storm door because it was an open box/return? Well, sometimes open-box items are missing pieces. That’s to be expected. I don’t understand why it is difficult to put all of the hardware back in the box when you return something to the store, …

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Flowerbeds

It’s funny to me how much “landscaping” (if you can call it that?) this house has going on, and yet there were no flowerbeds right here… Those spots beside the fireplace are crying out for flowerbeds, right? Maybe no one ever put any there because they didn’t want to spring for gutters? The rain runs …

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