View from the boat (taken with Stevie’s iphone) Warning: Do not watch the following videos if you are prone to motion sickness. Or if you are prone to outbursts of violence at dorky girls giving tours. Or if you, in general, have any other noble or pressing tasks. This is mindless banter. You are about [...]
We’ve made lightning progress this week. Some of the 2nd floor trusses were set yesterday and the rest will be set today. I stood at my very own kitchen window and watched the waves crash into the rocks. Elea and I took a picnic lunch out to the site and ate our sammies while we [...]
Talk amongst yourselves and I’ll be back soon with more details. Oh and you can thank Darlene at Fieldstone Hill Design. I know, she’s awesome. It’s still me, only better.
This is after one and a half days of framing. First floor trusses are scheduled to be set tomorrow. Could I be any more giddy? Can we move in next weekend? My builder is likely to tire of me soon. Love to you all. Go hug your walls. Three cheers for walls. xo, edie
The foundation was poured this week. Such exciting times! We added our scrawl to the semi-wet stuff, profound things like ‘Emme was here’. I was trying to think of the perfect scripture but I guess that’ll have to be written on the wood after the framing is done. I managed an E.W. [...]
There are still days, since the fire, that I feel like an Israelite wandering in the wilderness. Lonely and unsteady and heartsick. Today is one of those days. Rebuilding a life seems like impossible work. Some days, I’m not sure I have it in me. This wilderness is nothing like home. Sure, [...]
Post Edit:: Y’all are so bossy! I love it Now, let me do some more explaining on the 47 doors in the pantry. My designer has this computer program that let’s you ‘walk around’ in the house in 3D. It’s so cool. I thought I wanted all those doors but because everyone [...]