Category Archives: House

The transition continues…

As promised, I took some pictures of the areas of the house I have been working on.  Let’s start in the kitchen I went through all of my old Tupperware and matched every tub to a lid.  I decided that … Continue reading

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A state of transition

We’ve gotten a couple of emails recently asking about what we have been up to. The short answer is: nothing interesting.  Anson works. I work.  Though my job is way more awesome—today, Alex and I went to the zoo and … Continue reading

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Birds!

The window in our kitchen gets quite a bit of action.  It’s about 5 feet from the wetlands, so it’s right next to a lot of wildlife.  We keep having birds run into the window.  No one dies, but it … Continue reading

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A Green Thumb?

I have tried a few times over the years to grow a plant or two.  No luck though.  I had to give up on an herb garden after one season—it completed molded over.  And the other plants have just plain … Continue reading

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Our new office :)

Over the holidays, Anson and I got some new office equipment (I got a new computer, he got a new monitor and desk).  We spent a bunch of time setting it up and I finally got a picture of it: … Continue reading

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Writing More

Alright, I’m going to try to be better about updating the page more often.  Let’s see if I can get it up to once or twice a week This is the last week of ESY (extended school year—“summer school” to … Continue reading

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Home Improvement

Anson and I have decided to get an air conditioner for our new house. Maybe I’m getting old, but this seems much harder than the last time we did this! I’ve spent the past couple of weeks interviewing contractors to … Continue reading

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House Photosynth

We finally have all of our furniture! YAY! I spent some time yesterday working on a photosynth of the main open area of our house. It took quite a bit of work! I took about 400 pictures and the program … Continue reading

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Blinds installed :-)

The blinds that we ordered in late Dec. finally arrived.  We’ve been pestering the lady for a while now to get them installed, but apparently the supplier that the material manufacturer used went out of business at the beginning of … Continue reading

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The shed is up!

Oh, Happy Day!  The nice folks from Tuff Shed came and installed the shed that we had ordered today.  It’s certainly been a long process to figure out exactly what we wanted/needed.  It’s funny, this house is enormous compared to … Continue reading

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