Monthly Archives: August 2008

Little Bit of This…Little Bit of That…

It’s been raining in the desert all day. Not a lot of work is being completed on our little nest right now, but that’s just fine, we’re not in a huge fat hurry to have more house. This fact was … Continue reading

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Fun With Rebar

I wasn’t going to post a picture of the rebar that they put down in the trench for our stem wall, but I just got a really cool little toy that I can use to read all kinds of memory … Continue reading

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Just to Get You Up to Speed…

I came across some old pictures of the house when we first moved into it in May of ’06.  I thought I would post the pics of our progress along the way.  So far we’ve painted all of the rooms … Continue reading

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Stuff is Happening!

So this will be my first post with pictures. I feel like I may need to preface the following blog with a word for those who have never either 1. Built a house or 2. Bought a fixer-upper. My back … Continue reading

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Trouble Already?

Okay, I’m a realist. Never once did I imagine that we would get through the process of doubling the size of our house without event. However, I had no idea that the first two days of “construction” would present issues. … Continue reading

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The Big Day

So tomorrow is the day that our addition starts.  Well…the contractors anyhow.  I would say that until now I have been able to ignore the fact that over the next several months men of various trades will descend upon our … Continue reading

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