One year ago, I could not have imagined how 2017 would play out, but I knew it would be different. … More
The first floor framing has been done! While the changes are more or less limited to the newer portions of … More
Hey there, everyone! I feel like it has been ages since I blogged, but it has only been a week. … More
I renamed this blog Mid-life Reno because Josh and I had just taken the plunge on renovating a totally gutted, … More
A first glimpse of Dorothy, our historic home under renovation in Springfield.
One hand-written note, stuffed in a file at the SPAR office, dates our new house to 1904. The original 1,500 sq. ft. house was a two-story vernacular structure … More
It is official! Josh and I are the proud owners of a 113 year-old home in Springfield. She’s something, isn’t … More
New Construction or an existing home: what’s right for you?
The search for our next home continues! In the last few months, we have considered housing options near downtown Jacksonville including San Marco, Brooklyn, … More
Now that we have narrowed the geographic search for our next home, we have turned our attention to the house … More