Funny Farm Movie Cape Cod House

Funny Farm Movie Cape Cod House

Funny Farm is a 1988 crazy comedy starring Chevy Chase and Madolyn Smith. Chevy Chase plays Andy Farmer who quits his successful NY sports writer job to move with his wife to the country and write a novel. They buy an idyllic Cape Cod house in the town of Redbud, Vermont to begin their new life.

Funny Farm Movie Cape Cod House They roll up to their new country home full of country life dreams. The Funny Farm movie Cape Cod is actually a resident’s home in Grafton, Vermont called Hall House. The Vermonter reports “the owners’ furnishings were moved out and the movie filled the house up with their own furniture and decorations.

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All Aboard 747 Wing House Made Out of Old Plane

All Aboard 747 Wing House Made Out of Old Plane

Come fly with me in a 747 Wing House, you heard right! Design Milk interviewed the builder, Architect David Hertz. Amazing that he bought an old 747 plane for practically nothing, then used the million pieces of plane materials to build the architectural wonder, Wing House!

The main home has the wings and tail section as roofing making the house look like it could take off from its high perch in Malibu, California.

Other plane turned into house details are the 747 Wing House has a guest house, art studio and animal barn make out of the fuselage.

All Aboard 747 Wing House Made Out of Old Plane

The Wing House has 4,000 square feet to roam about in. Here’s your ticket to ride. Stop everything, and see the coolest house on planet earth!Continue Reading

Storybook Cottage For Sale in Carmel

Storybook Cottage For Sale in Carmel

Storybook cottage for sale in Carmel, CA may be just what you’re looking for. It has adorable heart cut-out shutters in a calming shade of green that screams Carmel cottage.

The little two bedroom cottage is close to all the charm of downtown Carmel-by-the-Sea and is ready for new owners that in a just world would be me or you too of course.

This is an adorable storybook cottage for sale packed into 870 square feet of cottage ambiance. Not too small and not big at all.  The Carmel cottage is just right for singles, a couple starting out, or new small family.

Storybook Cottage For Sale in Carmel

A lot of homes in Carmel like this storybook cottage for sale have a Hansel and Gretel type charm to the house with meandering pathway entrances and fairytale landscaping. Continue Reading

15 Darling DIY Christmas Angels Featured on Hometalk!

15 Darling DIY Christmas Angels Featured on Hometalk!

15 darling DIY Christmas Angels is my latest collection I clipped for a Hometalk project featuring DIY angels. For readers not familiar, Hometalk is a popular Home and Garden Hub.

As a member of Hometalk you can search for how-to projects from A to Z. Follow other home talkers, like their posts and create your own boards much in the way that Pinterest has boards.  Hometalk takes it a step further and questions and discussions are encouraged to help solve problems and inspire others.

Lastly, if you’ve done a home improvement project or for example redesigned a bedroom, as a member you can post it on Hometalk and get feedback which is rewarding after working on a special home improvement project.

Now is a perfect time to get a jump on making Christmas ornaments. 15 darling DIY Christmas Angels is dedicated to just angels. Be sure to stop by throughout the season for the how-to and find your favorite. I am sure more angles will be added as this holiday season progresses.

15 Darling DIY Christmas Angels Featured on HomeTalk!

Take a look at the 15 darling DIY Christmas Angels. Which one is your favorite? Click the photo or link and you’ll land on my DIY Christmas Angels board where you’ll find even more angels. Once there, click any angel to see more photos of the project and get the tutorial. Continue Reading

Chicago’s Harriet Rees House Moving Down the Block

Chicago's Historic Harriet F. Rees House Moves One Block Away

Chicago WGN news reports the Historic Harriet Rees House is moving down the block. The landmark house is moving to make way for Mayor Emanuel’s plan to build an entertainment district around McCormick Place. The Landmark Harriet Rees House was built in 1888 and that makes her over 120 years old. She is being relocated from…Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Holiday Food Fun and Family

Thanksgiving Holiday Food, Fun and Family

Thanksgiving Holiday Food, Fun and Family. Thanksgiving holiday is the biggest day about food, families gathering together and having fun. I come from a large family. My memories include hosting the Thanksgiving holiday with 30 plus guests. Fast forward and Thanksgiving dinner at our house now consists of four, maybe seven people. It’s quieter, but…Continue Reading

For Sale: Most Expensive Penthouse In Chicago

For Sale: Most Expensive Penthouse In Chicago

Chicago’s most expensive Penthouse now is this palace of a condo on prestigious Lake Shore Drive.  Here’s a glimpse of Chicago-style opulent living. Introduced by the listing agent as “the most magnificent Penthouse in the city. and “you’ve never see anything like this/” So we have to see it too. It’s a big boy with…Continue Reading