Monthly Archives: March 2013

Framing the mantle mirror

The mirror above our fireplace is enormous. The previous owners had made a frame for it by hooking together some 2x4s, and the poor craftsmanship was driving my husband crazy.  Meanwhile I was bothered by how thin it looked around … Continue reading

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Southern Iowa Sites

Now that our families are only 5+ hours away in central Missouri, we’ve made several trips south since moving to Iowa.  It’s still a long drive, but we get to go through some really beautiful country. In the area around … Continue reading

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