Month: September 2018

Bargain Buys

I’m always looking for sales!  I love a good sale, who doesn’t?  In fact, I rarely buy things that aren’t on sale, except for food. I’ve been holding off on buying small items for our loft, mostly because I want to focus on getting…

How to Easily Build a Wall

Building a wall is easier than you might think.  I helped my Dad with a lot of remodel projects over the years and I think it’s a fairly easy task.  Just remember to measure twice, cut once! Here’s a video with the steps to build…

Many Hats

In order to do what we do, I have to wear many hats.  I’ve always described myself as a Jack of all Trades, but a Master of None.  In my 60 years, I’ve done everything from construction to computers.  I’ve been a hod carrier…

The Importance of Being Downtown pt. 2

  According to Wikipedia, Henderson is a home rule-class city along the Ohio River in Henderson County in western Kentucky in the United States. The population was 28,757 at the 2010 U.S. census. What that doesn’t tell you is Henderson, KY is a great place…

The Importance of Being Downtown

While I was in the bank this morning making a deposit and getting change for the shop, I spoke with a gentleman that has worked at Alles Brothers Furniture for 35 years.  Alles Brothers has been in Henderson since 1899 and has been a…

Reflections or “What I Did on Summer Break”

When September rolls around I remember going back to school for another school year and, inevitably, writing a “What I did on summer break” paper.  I was fortunate to inherit by love of travel from my parents and we were lucky to usually have…

We’ve Been Framed!

I find it interesting how a few walls can change the entire perspective of the space.  The bedrooms are going to be huge.  And Lisa’s walk in closet (I call it that even though I might get a little corner) is bigger than some…