Monthly Archives: July 2014

Fireplace Before and After

  When we bought this house, our favorite thing about it was the fireplace mantel that had seen better days.  We started out by giving removing the mantel and stripping the many layers of paint off. Then we stained it to match the other furniture and wood floors in our house. But the most notable […]

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Chicken Run Door

Last fall we built a chicken run attached to our chicken coop.  Unfortunately, we didn’t have enough time before the snow got too deep to add our door.  Ryan ended up crawling through our chicken door to get into the run to shovel during the winter months.   Keep in mind that door is 12″x12″. […]

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Chicken Tractor Modification

When we initially built the $40 Chicken Coop in May of last year, we thought about putting wheels on it to help with moving it around the yard.  Like most projects we get into, however, we were racing to get the coop built before our meat birds were ready to go outside and just didn’t have […]

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Harrison is 2 Months!

  Our little guy turned 2 months yesterday!  It is seriously amazing how fast babies change.  Harrison is so much more alert, it’s crazy!  He smiles and “talks” all the time and has even learned to roll over.  Ryan has taught Harrison to mimic him and they stick their tongues out at each other.   […]

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