The most exciting part of this front porch project? When we actually PAID someone to do work. It goes against everything Paul stands for… but sanding a floor is the one task he’ll allow someone else to do. If you’re wondering what it’s like? To pay someone? It’s unbelievably awesome. I left to go to […]
Remember back when you didn’t understand what it meant to make a giant mess out of your house and then have to live in it?
In the weeks since we looked at The River House, I’ve been thinking about all of the ways I now understand the undertaking we’re considering—ways I wouldn’t have, prior to the experience of renovating our current house. Before Paul and I got married, my only experience of “home ownership” was an apartment with my best […]