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1810 Emerson House (a review)


1810 Emerson House is owned and operated by Beth and Tony Bonasera of Beloit, Wisconsin. Beth is a quiet, petite, caring lady that truly thinks about the well-being of others. Tony is an extrovert with a huge heart, Sicilian heritage, a cheerful smile, and a love for cooking. Together this married team live out their gift of hospitality whole heartedly. After a stay at their bed and breakfast it is easy to leave feeling like you made new friends. Continue reading

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A place set apart


Now that the walls have been patched, a fresh coat of paint, and a ceiling fan this room is my personal space. I’ll get around to hanging wall art and decorating as time goes on. Some day this room will mean something else to someone else but until then… Continue reading

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Improvements


I was planning to write a review on this wonderful bed and breakfast we stayed at but got sidetracked with an improvement project. As you can see from the photo my office is being repainted. Technically I repainted the office … Continue reading

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Living life as a countdown


We could all learn to enjoy scheduled downtime more fully if we learn to live in the moment. Continue reading

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Winter has made a visit!


15 inches of snow! That is the official total of snowfall on November 25, 2018 in the city I live in. Although it is not officially Winter, a new season has begun. The thought of that much snow either excites … Continue reading

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Thoughts about Halloween


For a child make-believe is serious business. Let’s find a way to teach them how they can have fun and be creative without adding the controversy of religious preference. Continue reading

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Exposed to the light


There is a long way to go on this bathroom project. Kind of like my life. Still a work in progress, but changes for the better have been made and more are on the way. Continue reading

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A most unusual day


Do I have the right to complain? The answer is no. God knows our needs and He provides for them. Continue reading

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DRIVEN


A finished project is just the beginning of another. Continue reading

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Getting things done


An anonymous author once wrote “Helping others with an expectation of getting something in return is doing business”. Continue reading

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