Permit is IN!

I will not be posting daily.. no worries.. but today is too important NOT to commemorate!   We received our plans today, and I brought them in immediately to the Town of Lincoln to apply for the permit.  Summer students are all in, so what should have normally been a 5 minute drop off, took over 1.5 hrs.   So in 2 short weeks we should have our permit, so that when the trades are ready, so are we!   In the meantime we’ll continue to finalize our interiors.. plumbing fixtures, cabinetry, flooring, lighting.. as well as our exterior cladding.  And continue to PURGE, PACK and SELL!

this is getting really real!  One of the walls that is coming down is currently our “plans & inspiration” wall.  How fun is that?   img_2167

Published by billandamyskitchen

Bill (Guillermo 'cause he likes pretending he knows Spanish) and I (Amy) have been married since Sept 2005. We live in Southern Ontario, Canada - Niagara Peninsula in fact, smack dab between 2 of the Great Lakes. We love God, our family, our church family, and making each other laugh. (ergo the profile pic, he decided to make our photographer laugh by throwing a leg up on me just before the shutter clicked, which made ME laugh) When we married, I told Bill: "I don't know how to cook" but he had faith in me. So 15 years later, I'm still learning, and having fun. I've never (in my whole life) cooked a whole bird, chicken, turkey or otherwise. I've never roasted a beef, other than in a crockpot on low for 8 hrs. I like trying to find healthy & easy recipes and then I rarely follow them. I don't enjoy recipes that take hours or intricate steps. I have a special fondness for the Podleski sisters, writers/creators of the Looney Spoons, Crazy Plates and Yum/Yummer cookbooks. In 2018 we suddenly decided to rip our small house apart from stem to stern, moving out for 4.5 months while the house was demolished inside and out, and then rebuilt with an addition. If you go back in the archives to July-Dec 2018 you can follow that story. It's made our house open and so much more conducive to entertaining, small groups and large. It's given us the kitchen I've dreamed of to create and learn in. We feel incredibly blessed to be able to write about our journey, our faith in God and some fun recipes along the way. Thanks for joining us.

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