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The Cresson House B&B: Warm and Welcoming!

Cresson, PA is a small town. A very small town. And when I visit the area, I stay at a hotel about 10 country miles away. This trip back I didn’t want to drive those winding country roads (full of … Continue reading

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Home Reno: The Big Reveal!

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Are you planning a home renovation project? Our third-floor renovation project is finished! Yes, after months of planning, months of professionals working … Continue reading

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Home Reno: Painting with Mike

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Are you planning a home renovation project? Our third-floor renovation project is just about finished! The next step is painting. And I … Continue reading

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How to Fix a Broken Clothes Dryer: The Tale of Lola & Me

Lola and I are close personal friends. She’s my stalwart clothes dryer. We spend many hours together, week in and week out. We’ve long-term buds, friends since 2005. We’ve had a healthy relationship lo these many years. Until recently…I think I … Continue reading

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Home Reno: The New Bathroom

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Are you planning a home renovation project? Our third-floor renovation project included a new bathroom so I feel like we did two … Continue reading

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Home Reno: When You Have Pets

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Are you planning a home renovation project? Make sure you have a plan to keep Puppy and Kitty safe. No … Continue reading

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Home Reno: Time for the Wood Trim

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  Our third-floor renovation feels like an adventure that never ends! This is the stage where we are sick and tired of construction. … Continue reading

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Eyelashes on a Car

I haven’t written my next Home Reno blog post about our third-floor renovation. Do you mind? I thought not. I have many tasks to accomplish, but I can’t focus on doing one task well when I have a dozen more clamoring for attention … Continue reading

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Home Reno: Sheetrock Installation

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  After all of the sheetrock shenanigans, I needed a rest cure, not continued third-floor renovations! The sheetrock installers and the … Continue reading

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Home Reno: Sheetrock Shenanigans

Do you want to build a custom home? Do you want to renovate your existing home? My husband Mike and I have done both.  To this point in our third-floor renovation everything that our contractor Jimmy said was 100% accurate. So why was I worried about … Continue reading

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