Monthly Archives: November 2016

Our House Diary #52: Photo Gallery, Nov 28, 2016

Today’s post is a bit frivolous: I took a number of shots of students at work, and rather than enumerating all the things we are doing, I’ll let the photos speak for themselves. After all, do not pictures speak a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

Our House Diary #51: Seal of approval! Nov. 27, 2016

Latest updates: -The exterior finishing is progressing, and the House is looking good! The electrical wiring is ongoing: …and we are working on placing the second layer of plywood for the ceramic floors in the kitchens and bathrooms: …and there … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Our House Diary # 50!!! More details! Nov. 23, 2016

We have been making progress on some of the details….the Units are beginning to look a little closer to a home! The siding was brought into the shop to warm up and dry out from the snow: We have decided … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Our House Diary, #49, Cooperative work and Important visitors

Please check out the latest Our House video: Episode 14! If we are able to deliver the homes to the site on December 13th and 14th as planned, there is lots of work left to do: we have to complete … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Our House Diary #48, Moving on to the finishing details! Nov 15, 2016

We are staring to move into the the finishing details of the construction phase of the Our House project. We know that there will be a lot of actual finishing to do on the site once the home are delivered … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Our House Diary #47: Let’s Revisit Radon, Nov 14, 2016

Throughout Our House project, I have been constantly dealing with the topic of radon. This past weekend, the Gazette featured a “Holmes on Homes” article on radon and radon remediation. (The Gazette has a useless search feature and I cannot … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

the American bad dream

Originally posted on hyphenated:
Tuesday night still feels like a bad dream. I still feel slightly nauseous whenever I think about the reality of President Trump come January 20. Like many of my friends and coworkers, I’m disheartened, angry, and…

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments