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Last July 4th weekend, we were still living in the Library, the little one-room cabin behind the Schoolhouse that we fixed up first so we’d have a place to stay. We’d gotten our permits in mid-May, and by July the Schoolhouse was gutted – the crew was here during the week framing and we were […]

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The original bathroom at the Schoolhouse had a cast iron tub. When the guys took the bathroom down (it was cantilevered out over nothing with no foundation), they threw the tub out the window. And there it stayed, for more than a year, all 200 or so pounds of it. Looking around at the grounds […]

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Several weeks ago I got a bee in my bonnet and decided to build some outdoor stairs out of rocks and dirt. My darling husband had a horrible cold and did not want to build outdoor stairs, so I did it by myself. When I was done he suggested helpfully that I should have dug […]

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Most of the landscaping has to wait for warmer, drier weather, but we’ve had a couple of nice days and a few more that weren’t TOO wet, so I’ve been nibbling around the edges of the yard. First off, I trellised the underside of the deck. The deck is pretty high above the yard, and […]

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