Look what I found!!!
Old sewing machine base

Look what I found!!!

Introducing my next project!  I can't wait to show you what I have planned for this baby!!! Treadle Sewing machine, circa 1890-1899. Yes it is going to be repurposed. We're just working out the actual design for how we want to use…

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Sneak peek at our finished 1950’s ranch reno
This is the wide view from the living room.

Sneak peek at our finished 1950’s ranch reno

After SIX months of renovating the 1950s ranch home, we bought last summer, the time has finally come to move in! In honor of this long-awaited occasion, I thought I'd share some pictures of our finished renovation!! I use the word "finished" loosely…

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We have running water again
Running water in the kitchen. What a novel idea!

We have running water again

Our kitchen was gutted on September 26. For the past three months, we've been using the wash tub in the basement or the bathroom upstairs when we needed water.Well... NO MORE!!Our kitchen sink and new faucet were installed on Friday, and we…

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More Progress on Renovating our 1950s Ranch Kitchen
We're making progress on the kitchen

More Progress on Renovating our 1950s Ranch Kitchen

What the kitchen looked like after we took possession of the houseand how it looked yesterday, December 7, 2015.We've accomplished a lot. It's just taken longer than expected. But isn't that the way of every renovation project? Don't they always take longer…

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Before and progress on renovating our 1950’s ranch
We're making progress, but it seems slow.

Before and progress on renovating our 1950’s ranch

Yesterday, I promised an update, so here I am with an update on our progress. Normally, I would share "Before & After" pictures. But problem with that is, even though we've done a lot, it is seems like there are still a…

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