Author - Dan

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Ten Years Later

Postponing our big Open House did not stop us from celebrating 10 years in our house. We distilled our guest list to Harriet in the afternoon and a few neighbors in the evening. Harriet...

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Earning Our Stripes

Fun has been hard to come by this week. The Destruction has put a strain on us. This evening we postponed our Open House. We sent out a mass email with a bit of disappointment, and a lot of...

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Kitchen Therapy

As the saying goes, if you can’t stand the heat get out of the kitchen. Things have been heating up in The Destruction lately, and like a good party, everyone ends up in the kitchen...

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Shop Local

Today is Small Business Saturday, a day dedicated to supporting small businesses nationwide. John and I believe small businesses are great contributors to our community. We make an effort...

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Fresh Paint

When John is in painting mode I expect to find him in his ‘Bristol, England‘ t-shirt and an old pair of eyeglasses (glasses he had when I met him). I also expect to find paint brushes...

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Returns Of The Day

We were very excited to see ye olde ‘Cupboard Wagon’ bringing our cabinets home two weeks ago. We were not as excited to see the Cupboard Wagon taking our new cabinets back this...

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Winter Curveball

Mother Nature threw another curveball at us yesterday. A “nor’easter” hurled snow and high winds — bringing the look and feel of winter ahead of schedule. By mid-afternoon John...