Lake House Chandelier

Whenever I go to New Orleans, I always enjoy shopping for antiques on Royal Street. Last year, I bought a wrought iron chandelier for my library. This year, I found an amazing chandelier for the entryway to the lake house, which is from a French tavern roughly 75 years ago. I purchased it from Moss … Continue reading Lake House Chandelier

New Pontoon!

Last summer, I had a dock put in at the lake house, and am going to put in a boat lift next to it this spring. Ultimately, I am shopping for a pocket yacht / sport cruiser boat, in the 30 to 35 foot range, which would sit on a pier somewhere near the lake … Continue reading New Pontoon!

Merry Christmas

Before heading down to Tampa, Clearwater, and Miami for a tropical Christmas, my wife and I stopped by her parents’ house in Seymour, WI. Before that, we went to a variety of fun Christmas parties, and also received an awesome sign for the lake house from our friends Brett and Michelle: As a Christmas present … Continue reading Merry Christmas

Lake House Well

After the second outdoor plumbing fiasco of the summer, the lake house well (and all associated pipes) are back in working order thanks to the hard work from Eckmayer Plumbing. Here are the final results after the excavators put everything back together and repaired the path leading up to the parking area: That’s about it … Continue reading Lake House Well