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16 Davis st., Jarvis

So, we have finally listed our temporary house in Jarvis.  I put a lot of work into this house to get it ready for a sale.  I’d love to keep it and rent it out, but Ryan says “neeeooooooo waaaay”.  I keep forgetting we are trying to simplify our lives. Things I will miss about this place:  The huge fenced…

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The Grass Really Is Greener

It finally looks like a home and it’s calling my name.  Hopefully the exterior will be completed this week. -The door needs to be fully painted -2 more copper fixtures on either side of the door which are backordered until the end of teh week 🙁 -The copper window top above the dining needs to be installed -2 shutters need…

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Lighting

This whole lighting adventure has gone on way too long!!!  I finally made up my mind on these awesome, dramatic black lanterns from Thomasville for the foyer and dining room, but just as my luck goes, I get one in the mail and the other is discontinued.  Back to square one. Here are my FINAL picks.  They should be delivered…

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Starting to Take Shape

I am so sick of living out of boxes.  I would do anything to snap my fingers and have the house to be complete….but nooooooo.  They have now extended our closing date from Nov 28th to Dec 15th.  Apparently, the house may be ready in time, but there is no hydro.  Not my builder’s fault, but the Developers fault.  Which…

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