As I sit and write this post, I think of how many posts that have been sacrificed to the likes of Houzz. Damn that site.
We are smack in the middle of remodeling our recently acquired 100-year-old house. We got our first look (in person) at the initial deconstruction after getting off a red-eye flight from Hawaii with the kids at the end of October. The previous 25 days were spent on a family adventure. The only connection with the reality happening to our house were photos sent over SMS from our pet sitters, many of which you can see below. The deconstruction was the most major part of the remodel and we had to be gone for this phase. The timing worked well. Continue reading