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Would You Believe

  Since the gingerbread_house didn’t get eaten this year and we were tired of having it around, we decided today to take it down to Johnny Carino’s, the restaurant it was modeled after. They seemed delighted, and gave us $50 in gift … Continue reading

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New Year – – New House

  CONSTRUCTION COMPLETE !! Here’s a front view and the side And one from the top just so you can see how crazy the rooflines were.  The center is a just a flat roof, which should actually be bristling with … Continue reading

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Gratitude Not-Monday

  Okay, so Monday was really, really busy.  I can still be just as grateful on a Tuesday, can’t I?    Gifts that make my life worth living,gifts that make my moments holy. Not gifts that I wish for, but … Continue reading

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Construction Update #3

                                                                    Design Phase One:  COMPLETE                                                     Design Phase Two:  COMPLETEFabrication of Support Components and Roof Structures:  COMPLETE                                                                  Site Prep:  COMPLETE                                                                    Framing:  COMPLETE                                                  Mechanical/Electrical:  COMPLETE                                                            Roofing/Siding:  IN PROGRESS   A few random pictures… Site Prep –a simple Slab construction.  No basement.      Window Glazing   Mechanical/Electrical … Continue reading

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Construction Update #2

  My back hurts, my feet hurt, and I am feeling great!  Such a sense of accomplishment to have gotten so much done.  A bunch of the calendars are printed.  The last of the gifts are wrapped, not counting the … Continue reading

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Construction Update

  Just in case you’re interested in the status of our latest project, here’s a report.                                                                    Design Phase One:  COMPLETE                                                     Design Phase Two:  COMPLETEFabrication of Support Components and Roof Structures:  COMPLETE                                                                  Site Prep:  IN PROGRESS                                                                    Framing:                                                      Mechanical/Electrical:                                                             Roofing/Siding:    … Continue reading

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Gingerbread House~

  And now I have some pictures for you!  This year I did a lighthouse with attached keeper’s quarters.    It was fun, as always.  Lots and lots of Chocolate Skittles for the stone walls, Gummy Savers , choclate Neco … Continue reading

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