Alternatively titled: Wherein a large portion of my house was threatens to fall down and now I need a drink. How’s your Friday going? In
There’s nothing like having a few gaping holes in the perfectly good exterior walls of your house during rainy season to make you fully appreciate
This weekend I packed up my tools and took my big yellow SUV up to Ann Arbor, MI– Home of the Wolverines. There was a
I took two days off from my Actual Real Job to work on the window trim and siding on the house, which actually ended up
For the last week I’ve been preparing to side the house the way a general prepares for battle. I took two days off work –one
Back in 2004 I started writing about my adventures in fixing up houses on the internet. A lot of things have changed since then, with me, with my houses, and with the internet. These days I am basically a cranky old man trapped in a slightly less old woman’s body. The internet has changed and I am staunchly refusing to change with it. You won’t find any algorithms here, or feeds, or ads, or social media. Just good old-fashioned stories about a woman drinking beer and building shit, and living an unexpected life.
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