Category Archives: House

I Lived In A Chicken House?

I was in fifth grade. My family had just moved from East Peoria, Illinois to Waterloo, Iowa. We were living in Grandma’s house until we could find a house for us. It was a large boarding    house so Mother … Continue reading

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Our Retirement Home

Well, here we are in our last home. Our retirement home. We’ve already lived here 16 years! Yes, we’re getting old. I can’t believe it. For the most part I don’t feel old but then every once in a while … Continue reading

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Family Home

Our family was growing and we needed more room! We finally put our beginner home on the market and began looking for a bigger house or land to build another house. We found two acres of land, lots of trees … Continue reading

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Three Houses Built Turned Into Homes

My husband wasn’t a builder by trade but he loved to build! Before we were married he began building our first house. It was a small three bedroom, one bathroom house. He began building in April, we were married in … Continue reading

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Vel – The Decorative Queen

My younger brother, Bill, has struggled all his life. He was a preemie to begin with, weighing in at two pounds nine ounces. He wasn’t expected to live but he did! I’ll skip  a lot now and go to him as … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 10 Canada Saskatchewan

Some interesting sights along the way. I love to take pictures. Tim, son, was very good to stop and let me photograph interesting (to me) sights.     Elevators will soon be a missing piece of history!       … Continue reading

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Travel Log # 10 Canada Saskatchewan Visiting

I love Tim’s and Shauna’s house. The picture here shows the outside of their living/dining room on the upper level. The lower windows are for a bedroom.     Inside Pam is working on her computer and Jerry is watching … Continue reading

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