Finally going on a cruise.

Posted in Uncategorized on July 14, 2014 by Nutsy Fagan

It’s yucky today and going to be worse tomorrow. I’m glad we didn’t leave yesterday like we planned. Plus, I was soooo tired from too much fun on Saturday night at the Pig Roast!

Went to Costco and got supplies, washed the throw pillows from the boat (ew, been too long!) and getting things organized. I am peacefully anxious if that makes any sense! I like having tomorrow to finish up getting ready, but I am so happy we are off on Wednesday. Down time on the Bay and the Ocean. Nothing better. Well, an all inclusive in the Caribbean is certainly better, but this works too.

Pictures to come upon our return!

Sailing Miss Gracie

Posted in Uncategorized on July 9, 2014 by Nutsy Fagan

Miss Gracie

Here she is out on the bay.  Photo courtesy of the talented Mr. Manko.

Starfish Shutters!!

Posted in Uncategorized on June 30, 2014 by Nutsy Fagan

Starfish Shutters!!

This is a photo of our new shutters comin’ soon! Don’t you just love them? Going to paint the shutters and the front door in Lake Placid (pale blue). Beachy heaven!

Summer’s Here

Posted in Uncategorized on June 27, 2014 by Nutsy Fagan

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This is from my first sail of the summer.  Nice day, good time.  We’ve been out every weekend, mostly just Larry and I which has been nice.  Planning our vacations.  We’ll take a week in July and another in August.  Looking forward to getting away!

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The real Miss Gracie graduated from middle school yesterday!  Hard to believe she is off to High School.  Congratulations Grace!

Barbie’s Dream House Photo Bomb!

Posted in Uncategorized on April 29, 2014 by Nutsy Fagan

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Splish! Splash! We’ll be takin’ a bath!

Posted in Uncategorized on April 28, 2014 by Nutsy Fagan

My favorite framer, Steve Musso, is on site beginning the outdoor shower!  Complete with HOT and cold water!!  Also finishing up our deck, front portico and steps for the garage side door!  Also on a bright note, the interior is now 100% complete and it’s awesome.  I know I’ve been promising photos….after I clean today.  Coming!  Swear!

The driveway has been graded and compressed, next step is retaining wall, more compression and then blacktop, or “Black Velvet” as my dad used to say…he was an engineer and owned and ran rock and blacktop companies. 

Once these are done, it’s topsoil, sprinklers and finally…..GRASS.  That will be so incredibly nice!!  Sun is shining and folks are here working.  Life is good!!

 

House Update!

Posted in Uncategorized on December 9, 2013 by Nutsy Fagan

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Fireplace, hearth and mantel installed!

IMG_0614Bathroom being tiled!

Walls are all spackled and primed.  Trim is in and gorgeous!!  This is just a preview.  This week floors begin with sanding, staining and finishing.  Next week is the kitchen!  We are moving along!!

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