The plan is to winch them up our garden path past garden square #1 (from which the trellis has been removed) and onto the lumberman’s truck.
On Jimmy’s first trip he pulled out his trusty, newly-sharpened chainsaw and detached the log from the root ball. Unfortunately the larger diameter tree was starting to rot (see the photos on the left above and below).
Welcome to The Glade, where the second generation of renovations has just begun and the mania about our home, music and other passions fill our days and nights.
We’re Charlie and Jo in the music world; Mary Jo and Charles to family; and JoJo and Charlie to each other. We are renovating a midcentury house in a Victorian historic district where we want to live there the rest of our lives. It's a 1946 house located in Maryland. We were married in this house.
Thus far (pre-blog) we refinished cabinets, added a window seat (still working on the cushion), rearranged a wall in the guest house due to sink/vanity replacement, planted a vegetable garden, and other quick and not-so-quick fixes. So this latest zeal for construction is the result of my having lived here since 1997 and feeling a need to ready the house for the next chapter and beyond.
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