Renovations, Phase I of Too Many to Count

Let’s start off with a little before and after-ish photo comparison.  I wanted to give the front porch a little freshening, so here is Front Porch Freshening, Phase I: Phase I consists of a coat of Yellow Raincoat by Benjamin Moore on the front door and a “haint blue” also by Benjamin Moore that I… Continue reading Renovations, Phase I of Too Many to Count

The Home Inspection and WE ARE IN!

Well, the offer was accepted!  Our emotions were:  YAY!  But wait.   Did we do the right thing?  Let’s go look in Sequim.  It’s always sunny there.  OR There’s something for sale for less in Mt. Vernon, and a famous architect designed it.  What about that one we saw in Anacortes??  So we drove around… Continue reading The Home Inspection and WE ARE IN!

The Birds Have Found Their Nest

This travel blog is going to segue abruptly.  For a while, it will be a home improvement blog.  But still connected to the freedom to travel…details to be revealed in time. When we hit the Oregon state line, we knew it was time to start looking at our surroundings differently.  We were no longer just… Continue reading The Birds Have Found Their Nest