Monday, June 10, 2013

Big Project

To keep this from being SUPER LONG I’ll try and stick to pictures, that’s the fun part anyway!

Before the start of the staining week.

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Here we go!

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So thankful for my dad who came up to help for the week. Couldn’t have done it without him!

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No, that is NOT snow..I promise! We had a crazy amount of cotton flying around from our cottonwood trees.

Oh yeah, and you see that little portion in front of where my dad is standing? That was my contribution, I was a slow painter.

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More crazy cotton pictures. (Maybe THIS is why I was slow at painting..I got distracted easily).

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Our favorite tree finally went into full bloom last week too, can’t get enough of it!

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Back to work!

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Supper time on the deck!

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“How many times do I have to tell you, I’m SEVEN-NOT SEVENTEEN!!”

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On Thursday my dad’s sister and husband drove up from their cabin in Walker to join the festivities. Or rather to BRING the festivities. Jerem and I headed out back and pretty soon we had entertainment. painting2 012

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I almost started doing a little polka…

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But then I remembered my coordination issues and figured with my location it might not be super wise.

(Who am I kidding, me break out into spontaneous dance?? YEAH RIGHT!)

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Proof that Uncle Jerry is good for more than just entertainment.

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(Yes, that’s our monkey, a.k.a Ava Lou. She was doing pull-up on the scaffolding all week!)

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Sigh…I love it.

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Side by side, before and after.

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9 comments:

Lindsey,Alyssa and Carly said...

Love it! Nice color- bet it feels good to be done with that big project!

jess said...

Looks great and I love your door too!

Anonymous said...

Looks really great Micah! -Amy

~ Tandis ~ said...

WOW!!! Very nice.

christa said...

I was hoping you'd post before and after pics! It looks so good!!!!!

Katie said...

That looks amazing! What a huge project, but it was well worth the hard work, it looks so so good! And I love the door color!! :)

Margie said...

The door really makes everything pop - the trim, the bricks and the main color. Love, love this.

Bry Anderson said...

You no longer have facebook and no blog updates since June. How am i supposed to know you are still alive?!

Micah said...

@Bry...maybe look on the side or refresh??? There ARE more postings:) Miss seeing you on FB!