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I May Shed a Tear

When it is all complete, I may cry tears of joy.  My dream kitchen is all coming together.  Here are the most recent plans from my designer.  I’ve increased the raised section on the island (to hide my consistently full of dishes sink!), and I’ve moved the microwave to the island.  I’ll be getting rid of 3 out of 4…

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Decisions, Decisions.

I am having such a hard time choosing light fixtures for the new house.  Actually, it hasn’t been that difficult choosing fixtures, it’s just been difficult choosing fixture under $1000 a piece!!! I finally found the ones posted below.  I’ll have to take a trip to Buffalo to pick them up (not that I mind!), but I can’t decide on…

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Some Updates

It is just awesome watching this whole process.  I have this vision in my head and now it is coming to life.  I can’t believe this is MY house….all mine 🙂 Of course, looking back there are a few things I would change, but overall, I really love this house.  I can’t wait until it’s all done!!! Maybe we’ll actually…

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Dormer or No Dormer

So, I got a call from my builder late one night, asking me to drive over to the house to see if I still wanted a dormer above the front door.  He thought it would be too busy, and we should just scratch it, but the third dormer was in the original plan and he wasn’t about to go and…

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Great Day!

This morning, I headed out with my builder to do a little shopping.  We drove all the way to Vaughn to pick out my granite and hard wood.  Unfortunately, the granite store was moving locations, so the warehouse was quite empty.  I’ll have to go back in a week or so. But, I was very successful picking out my hard…

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