Tuesday Tidbits

Another Tuesday Tidbits with lots of photos of our fireplace project…and an amazing cookie recipe!

Tuesday Tidbits

This Tuesday Tidbits post is short and sweet for the simple fact that we are insanely busy! We have been working like crazy on the house. Forgive any typos…I’m writing this with eyes barely open. While we are definitely closer to the end, we aren’t as close as most people believe. The finishes take forever! This

Friday Favorites

It has been a few weeks since we have shared some of our Friday Favorites…and we have a couple more things to add to the favorite list! If you live in the Michiana area, you know that the general rule of thumb is to plant flowers after Mother’s Day. I decided this past Saturday to

Tuesday Tidbits

It’s Tuesday and time for our Tidbits! I mentioned last week that we have a lot of things happening in the next 3-4 weeks and many of you asked why we would put this type of timeline on ourselves. Admittedly, some of the rush is us simply wanting to get things done. However, most of

Tuesday Tidbits

It’s been another busy week since our last Tuesday Tidbits! We are finally close to having the painting finished. We’re on to the part where “we need to get a couple of other things done before we can totally finish it.” We also know there will be many (and I repeat, MANY) touch-ups once things

Individual Beauty

Each of the fireplaces (all 10 of them) have unique, individual liners. They are incredible and I’ve we’ve decided they must stay. We haven’t heard what the cost will be to restore them to safe, working condition…but I am we are willing to figure this one out. On a separate note, we’ll be taking donations for fireplace

1 House, 9 Fireplaces

That’s right…the Kizer Mansion has lots (and I mean lots) of fireplaces.   To be technical, we know of 10 fireplaces, but 1 of those has been covered up.  We are about 99% certain of another 2-3 fireplaces (also covered up) and their location.  Obviously, we will know with certainty in a few months as we