Scott and Casey did all the work today. Scott added the bedroom window and framed in most of the wall and part of the closet. Casey came and picked up all the garbage and put it in the dumpster. Today Casey came and took away a bunch of garbage. Before: left photo. After: Right photo. … Continue reading #6
We have French doors! Scott and Tom installed these beauties today. It makes the living room of the cottage look so much better! We plan to install a deck out those doors so that the next owner can appreciate the lovely birdsong and watch the trees and just, well, be. Ella and I worked on … Continue reading #5 Let there be light!
I was getting just a little small bit almost hysterical. I had been around too many waste products over the last few days. So. Not only did a friend pee her pants in class, but several picked boogers and then touched me with their hands. I wanted a protective shell today. But the parents and the … Continue reading #4 Too Many Liquids (or #donteatandreadthis)
Long, fragile, and tender day in Kindergarten. We are working on a secret surprise for moms for Mother's Day. One student wrote, when prompted "I love my mom because___" by saying "she gave me life." Well, that kinda stopped me in my tracks. Not something I'd expect from this guy. He's very tall, very silly, … Continue reading #3
Oh I can't even. Day 2. Tom gets insects and spiders to deal with. I get rodents and their excrement. But it doesn't stop there, I also get ants and gastropods and amphibians. (Ok, I like them, so they've got a pass.) So really, it's Jen: 2, Tom: 1. Because if you haven't noticed … Continue reading #2