I have been waiting for this moment ever since I became the owner of this old church. A couple of weeks ago, I was finally able to choose the color of the new metal roof that this building will soon be able to show off to the community. … More Church is getting a new roof!
I got a call one day from Jeremy Losinski, a Greater Milan Initiative (GMI) Board Member and newcomer to the area, to check out the Old Milan School, also known as the Milan Community Center. The community of Milan has a population of around 370 people with over 20% of that population being Micronesian. Check out … More The best kind of dialogue is a preservation dialogue
Nave Floor Project Cost: free Time: a couple of late evenings and full weekends Who: my boyfriend, Tim, and myself. Objection: to uncover the beautiful original wood floor underneath the old carpet with little or no money. First phase was to move all of my stuff from one side of the room to the other … More Before & After: Nave Floor
A couple of weeks ago, I met with three young entrepreneurs who will be moving to Minnesota from the DC area next month. They are starting a business, Wild River Academy, that will be taking out high school aged students out on canoe trips from Montevideo, MN to Minneapolis, MN. Of course, my first thought was, “how … More A visit by a few young folk