Amite house construction

01.05.2015 Update on house construction

We purchased all the kitchen appliances yesterday, all matching Frigidaire, to be delivered when the time is right! That will be a happy day! The storage shed parts will be delivered tomorrow and as always Roy is terribly prepared for this project. Yesterday we bought 12 concrete blocks and 8 -4x4 treated posts for the… Continue reading 01.05.2015 Update on house construction

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12.27.14 Uh oh, all is not well in paradise!

Just when you thought you might not see Dora and the Explorers showing up in your email box or on Facebook for a couple of days, the big rains came and our new home is anywhere but in paradise right now!! The two pictures below show the view from the side of the pond looking… Continue reading 12.27.14 Uh oh, all is not well in paradise!

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12.26.14 Christmas Day Campfire, trench digging and applying for electricity!!!!

On Christmas day, for the first time in a while, we didn't have to go anywhere. Roy got up early to set the post and put our new mailbox together for Dora.   I wanted a pretty mailbox and he wanted one big enough to hold packages he seems to always be receiving!  Roy found just… Continue reading 12.26.14 Christmas Day Campfire, trench digging and applying for electricity!!!!

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12.16.14 Staking and digging and forming!

So much has happened that we've been too busy for me to write regularly. Early last week we met Todd and Ronnie at our property where they staked out the location of the house and our RV pad. It was neat to see how everything will lay out on what is now just empty land. … Continue reading 12.16.14 Staking and digging and forming!