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Our House is “Best of the Best!”

We knew we liked our house, and we knew it was energy efficient, but it came as a happy surprise to learn that Efficiency Vermont gave Fiddlehead Construction the 2016 Merit Award in New Residential Construction for their accomplishments in building our … Continue reading

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Moving In!

It’s April vacation week and we’re moving into our new house!  Luckily, rainy days have kept me inside, busily packing and carting over car-loads of boxes, bags, and crates.  One more load of the big stuff, including our bed, will … Continue reading

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House Photo Update: The Home Stretch

Once again, I’m devoting a blog post to photos of our house progress instead of a story of delicious cooking, home gardening, or great projects to do with kids.  Soon though, we’ll move into our new home.  It will serve … Continue reading

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House Photo Update

As new layers are added and next steps are taken on our house construction, spaces seem to grow and shrink in unpredictable ways.  Of course, they’ve been the same dimensions since the beginning.  The footprint of our poured foundation seemed … Continue reading

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House Photos: Sheetrock edition

Once again I’m hijacking my blog to share photos of our house progress.  We braved single digit temperatures and sub-zero winds to walk over to the site yesterday.  Roof shingling is almost complete, and workers have begun siding the house. … Continue reading

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Wintery House Photo Update

It’s chilly outside – only 10 degrees this morning – but inside our new house, it’s nice and warm!  Windows are fully installed, insulation is complete, and the house is wired.  The small motor from a dehumidifier in the basement has been … Continue reading

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House Photo Update + Harvest Bounty Recipes

Introducing another split-personality blog post!  With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I  predictably have autumn recipes on my mind.  Luckily, many of my favorite fall harvest veggies already have posts devoted to them.  If you’re looking for some ideas, check out my favorite … Continue reading

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