Follow our journey to transform a badly neglected farm house into a home. Learn what worked and what did not and see how our projects worked out.

Why we chose a snowblower instead of a snow plow

The property is 2.76 acres.  Enough that our "normal" lawnmower would not work.  We knew that we needed a riding lawnmower but after almost 38 years of having our own lawns, we had never had this much to mow.  Time for research. There are so many options and some of the people we talked to knew … Read more about Why we chose a snowblower instead of a snow plow

The first time

It was a Friday night May 3, 2013 and my husband suggested we go for a drive.  In my mind, I'm hearing, "I don't have to cook, yeah." "I want to drive past a property first," he says.  Here we go again.  We've been doing this on and off now for months.  We've never been able to find something … Read more about The first time