Tribute to Oliver

Tribute to Oliver

We said a very sad goodbye to our little buddy Oliver on the first of the month. My husband, Eric, had adopted him and brought him home from the city pound on April 11, 2015. He had been brought in as a stray and his age was unknown; he was thought to be 6-7 years...

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2021 at the Quompound

2021 at the Quompound

And just like that, 2021 is in the rear view mirror. Did it fly by, or drag on agonizingly? Am I the only one who feels like it's hard to say? An important lesson I've learned recently is the importance of celebrating your wins - even the small ones. Some would say...

Navajo Off Grid Quonsets

Navajo Off Grid Quonsets

A few weeks ago I shared a pic of this project on Instagram with the caption, "I've been doing a lot of client work that I haven't been sharing -- call it overwhelm, call it residual pandemic burnout, I'm calling it DONE! Starting today you're going to hear a lot more...

The Quonset Gingerbread Hut

The Quonset Gingerbread Hut

Every year I have wanted to do this since I first started to become obsessed with Quonset huts circa 2014. In 2017 I attempted it but the arch collapsed on me. Then for three years, the Christmas season came and went and I never made time to try, try again. Well it...

Loft House Drywall Started

Loft House Drywall Started

Over the summer we managed to start getting some drywall on the Loft House interior! The sitting area behind the loft space is now enclosed! Mostly enclosed, anyway. We also got a start on the loft area itself. The bed will be in the center of the main loft area. We...