Well, here we are. I had to mentally step back from any real social media presence and from writing for a while. I was exhausted and not myself-or rather-really figuring out a lot of things about myself. This blog and this amazing journey we are on together, Tom and I, will continue here on tinyempire.blog, … Continue reading Wow, thanks.
So, our sweet house in Halsey went live on the RMLS Wednesday night. We were running around like crazies trying to finish up myriad details, and then we just went "done." Whatever it is now, it is. Buyers can request/suggest/ask what they will and we'll negotiate. It's kinda sad, but only kinda at this point. … Continue reading #25 It’s Real and it’s Good and it’s Love.
We spent the weekend so busy it had to be a conscious choice to slow down. On Saturday I told Tom to slow down, and then today he told me to slow down. I know I'm done when I keep putting supplies and tools down and then forgetting where I put them and then start … Continue reading #23 Introducing Soggy Bottom Ranch
Get your mind out of the gutter. Tom was imagining some sort of "keep your house weather proofed in Oregon, because you never know what you're gonna get." I said "we need to say 'flash me.'" He thought I meant actually flashing you, and I had to assure him that was not my intention. Tom finished … Continue reading #15 Flash Me
My arms are so tired! I learned from last week NOT to wear my new glasses to paint in, #stillfindingspeckles. The ceiling in the main room is still not done and took 1.5 gallons of paint already! But it looks so much better. As I was working my local smart aleck said, "now that … Continue reading #13 Painting ceilings does not make you like Michelangelo
This was the big task today. "Let's make a list, honey." Can anyone remember comedian Brian Regan's joke bit on Dora the Explorer? "I'm the map, I'm the map, I'm the map, I'm the map, I'm the MAP?" Well, that's us with this list. It's "THE LIST." I've been wanting us to have a list for … Continue reading #9 The LIST