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It’s a Boy!

   We’re excited to announce the arrival of Edmond Oliver Snethen, born May 23rd, 2016, at 10:19am. Edmond entered the world at 7lb. 7 oz. and 20.5 inches long.   

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Holiday House Tour Follow-Up

  Phew! The Historical Homes Tour was a tremendous success last weekend! We estimate that more than 250 visitors came through during the 5 hours of the tour, and all had incredible things to say about our home. I intended … Continue reading

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Help Wanted!

Phew! What a weekend! I rested on Friday, but then I had to get to work, and now the dining room chairs are totally done. The closet is 99.8% done. The library is done! I can’t believe we actually finished … Continue reading

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Happy Adoption Day!

One year ago today we brought home this little bundle of love.    One year ago yesterday I would have been happy to never have a dog. Now I cannot believe how much richer our lives are as a result … Continue reading

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Pura Vida from Costa Rica!

 The Costa Rican tourism website states: “Costa Rica is more than a vacation destination; it is an interactive sensory experience. The country is bestowed with an intense array of biodiversity and environmental attractions – majestic volcanoes, misty cloud forests, stunning … Continue reading

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TV Tray Face Lift

Last fall I picked up three TV trays at a garage sale for a steal… I want to say $1 a piece or something like that. Have you ever shopped for a new set of TV trays? They’re pretty pricey! … Continue reading

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Master Mason

Here we are, well into November, and I still don’t have a completed front hall to show you. Progress is being made, that’s for sure, but we’ve had a bit of delay. I’m sure you’re totally shocked… NOT! : ) … Continue reading

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Pompeii

Eh Eh Oh, Eh Oh Eh Eh Oh, Eh Oh The walls kept tumbling down in the city that we lo-o-o-o-ve. Great clouds roll over the hills bringing darkness from above…. Have you heard that song, “Pompeii,” by Bastille? Besides … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring

The birds are chirping in the morning and little green buds fill the trees in our yard. These welcome signs of spring are happily bringing with them warmer temperatures and brighter sunshine! Finally! So, I was inspired to create my … Continue reading

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A Speakeasy Style Birthday Party

2014 was a big year on the birthday front for me: The Big Three-Oh! When I arrived home from work that day, Tony whisked me off to a favorite local restaurant, Simply Reinspired, for a little shopping and a surprise … Continue reading

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