September Update

Apologies for the lack of updates lately but at the moment all our energy, time and money has been going towards getting estimates for a new roof, which we need to take care of before the winter and fixing some emergency plumbing problems. Both are very unglamorous tasks but need to be done. We also…

Vintage Finds In Napa

Apologies for the lack of updates lately but I’m afraid that progress on our new home is extremely slow going due to work and other obligations. We’ve also discovered that it takes three times longer to complete any project we start (we’re currently working on my office) due to all the problems you come across…

Moving Time!

Over the weekend we finally finished moving and spent the first night in our new home. It’s been raining almost non-stop since Friday which has put a bit of a damper on everything and I seem to have developed a cold in the process. But even in all this rain Napa is really lovely and…

Holiday Miracles Do Happen!

I got an unexpected X-mas gift this year. This afternoon our real estate agent called to let my hubby and I know that the bank had finally decided to accept our offer on the ’50s custom built atomic ranch house described in the listing as an “Eichler imitation.” After a month of intense negotiations that…