Somebody, please give that dog a drink!


Yes, everyone, this is the big yellow dog that took up here shortly after our “Baby” was taken from us. We tried returning her to the owner a couple times, and she kept coming back. We gave up and she … Continue reading

Cypress Cottage Back Bedroom Renovation


The latest project in the Cypress Cottage was the back bedroom. Once the old paneling was removed, this is what the wall looked like. The previous owners added a closet,and used all kinds of junk wood to build the wall. … Continue reading

Let's talk a little more about "pecky" cypress, shall we?


It seems that we are in need of some education about this beautiful and versatile wood. Please be advised, that no trees were recently cut down in order to provide me with this pecky for the Cypress Cottage. Some of … Continue reading