Category Archives: Projects

Vacation must be over…Time to get to work!!!

Jerry, my husband, is a list maker. He has a list of jobs to be done and he checks them off as he accomplishes them. My guys seem to love cutting and splitting wood. Tim is manning the chain saw. … Continue reading

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A Few of My Spring Flowers

Flowers are finally coming into beauty! They’re not all ready to show but a few are. So I took pictures today. The first picture here is my half wine barrel tipped over with red impatiens spilling out.       … Continue reading

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Finishing the job

It’s Monday morning, rain is predicted for the rest of the week. We had one job left to do as far as sealing our house. Jerry got busy right after breakfast. Half of the front porch is sealed. When it’s … Continue reading

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Finished

Wow, a huge job almost finished! Yesterday Pam and Gene were both on the scaffolding finishing the west side of the house. This morning they used it to do the upper half side of the garage. Then it was returned … Continue reading

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Oops, I forgot Monday

Sunday was a day of rest…church, open house, golf, ride, ice cream cones. Monday Gene power washed the front porch. What a big job that was!         The wood we have stacked on the porch was simply … Continue reading

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The Project

When our friend, Dean Beguhl, was here last week to attend a wood carver’s class it was interesting to see his progress at the end of each day. I took pictures every day. The class was at the Midland County … Continue reading

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My Old Friend, Dean

Dean and I first met when I was 17 years old. He was 18. We were both born in the same year but he in the spring and me in the late fall. He was a senior in high school … Continue reading

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Finishing The Job

Jerry has worked really hard finishing the job that was started Saturday with son-in-law, Gene, and son, Rob. The hardest part was done Saturday.      Gene with the pick.           We couldn’t have done it … Continue reading

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A Job Well Done

With all the rain and water this spring our pond way overflowed it’s banks. In fact water was running over the far side of our long circle drive. I have a few pictures of our pond overflowing. Our dock shows … 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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