Tag Archives: home repair

Weekend Update, A Painted House, and Turkey Talk

David and I took a long weekend. We (especially he) badly needed some R&R and time away from work and home. We really can’t afford a long trip with hotel rates and so forth, so we decided to do short … Continue reading

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Bargain Hunting and Chicken Cutting

Our Memorial Day weekend got off to a rough start because our son called to say that it was best that we not visit that weekend. He was leading 2 retreats, conducting job interviews, and working on the camp in … Continue reading

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Two Simple Tablescapes plus Being a Blessing

After my last post finishing up the details of our trip, I realized that I had not updated you on what happened before we left, the gas leak. Before I do that, however, I want to show you two simple … Continue reading

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To Beach or not to Beach…

Sorry, I couldn’t resist the cheesy title. We are almost all packed for our trip to Jacksonville. Loading the wagon was not fun, but we did it. Most everything else we loaded last night, and I will finish putting the … Continue reading

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Home Improvement

David took the last few days of his vacation last week, and he worked on some much-needed repairs around the house. A few months ago, we discovered termites when we were changing out the door hardware. (By we, I mean … Continue reading

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