Future plans; checking out the old chicken coop

While doing my evening rounds today, I decided to take a look at the building that we had used as a chicken coop, when I was a kid. Since we first moved here, the roof/attic has been slowly settling downwards by noticeable amounts. The board you see me puling away from the wall used to … Continue reading Future plans; checking out the old chicken coop

Clean Up: Old Kitchen – getting started

Today's plans ended up changing a bit.  (photo heavy post ahead! 🙂 ) Originally, the only thing on the schedule for today was a medical appointment for my husband in the morning, so that was a drive into town.  After we got back, my daughters and I talked about plans to head into the city … Continue reading Clean Up: Old Kitchen – getting started

Sun Room Clean Up – East side

Today, while the girls finished raking up behind the other house and adding to the flower garden, I finally got started on the sun room. This addition to the house was the brainchild of my late brother, to create a space that my parents could sit and enjoy "outside" without being exposed to the elements.  … Continue reading Sun Room Clean Up – East side

Okay, I’m Kinda Horrified

Today, we finally started on the bathroom. I got my darling, somewhat more able bodied daughters to clear out the shelves for me.  Among the things they found was a box of prescription medication from 1984. It seems they didn't do child safe containers back then. Then I started on the counter, and an item … Continue reading Okay, I’m Kinda Horrified