Author - Dan

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Paint Samples

I can mull over paint colors all day, actually for several days, before making a color selection. John appreciates a good color choice, and moved the process along by painting samples for...

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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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Climbing Temperatures

When I returned to the house after walking Jack yesterday afternoon, I looked up and saw John at the bedroom window. The odd thing was he was outside the bedroom window. With no workers...

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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...

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Porch Traffic

The top step leading up to our front porch had become very wobbly. In spite of all the renovation work around here our old house still requires attention. I was tempted to call Eleanor and...