This thread is in reply to a blog post by threegardeners entitled "Major Changes!".
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Dec 13, 2015 12:49 PM CST
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Name: Sharon
Calvert City, KY (Zone 7a)
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So happy for you! And envious. And I love that your new home has such a great history within its walls.

Good for you, Lee Ann, good for you!!
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Dec 13, 2015 12:57 PM CST
Name: Lee Anne Stark
Brockville, Ontario, Canada (Zone 5a)
Perpetually happy!
Keeps Goats Forum moderator Frogs and Toads Tip Photographer Keeper of Poultry I helped plan and beta test the plant database.
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Thanks Sharon!

It has the original floors too and you can still see where the desks were bolted to the floor!

People have been stopping by that went to this school to tell us how happy they are that we're fixing it up.

One lady even sent her husband by with this picture that was taken in 1909!
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Dec 13, 2015 1:59 PM CST
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Name: Sharon
Calvert City, KY (Zone 7a)
Charter ATP Member Houseplants Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Garden Ideas: Master Level I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle
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Wow, Lee Anne! That is a treasure, that picture. Have it enlarged on canvas and framed so you can give it a rightful place in your home. I am thrilled for you. And you are doing a terrific job with the land around you, too.
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Jan 10, 2016 9:48 PM CST
Name: Karen
New Mexico (Zone 8a)
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You've found a real treasure! I'm so glad you made that move. Having the 3 of you together in one place had to be an adjustment, but it's great it's working out now.

We are going to sell our city home in Arizona, and move to our rural New Mexico place full time. We have no near neighbors, but are only half an hour away from a good sized little town. I love the peace and quiet, and living near all the critters. Our yard is full of deer, rabbits, elk, antelope, javelinas, skunks, bobcats and more. I've had a lot of my plants eaten, but some deer fencing will be coming soon.
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Mar 5, 2016 9:46 AM CST
Name: Horseshoe Griffin
Efland, NC (Zone 7a)
And in the end...a happy beginning!
I helped beta test the Garden Planting Calendar Charter ATP Member Garden Sages Hosted a Not-A-Raffle-Raffle I sent a postcard to Randy! I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database!
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Wowzers! I'm in awe, and I know, I know, "late to the party." I just popped in to read about the latest NGA announcement and had to click on a couple of blogs. Congrats to you and hubby, Lee Anne. That's a great place and I'm impressed how much ya'll have done so quickly. It's like a piece of Paradise to me.

I'm sure right now you might be snowed in and witnessing your first winter and all the wonders that come with it. Hope you have good heat and plenty of hot chocolate!

Hope to see your pics of spring/summer. No doubt it'll be a visual treasure chest!

Best to you and yours,
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Mar 28, 2016 12:51 PM CST
Name: Lee Anne Stark
Brockville, Ontario, Canada (Zone 5a)
Perpetually happy!
Keeps Goats Forum moderator Frogs and Toads Tip Photographer Keeper of Poultry I helped plan and beta test the plant database.
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Critters Allowed Cottage Gardener Charter ATP Member Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Region: Canadian
Thank you!

You bet I'll be posting tons of updates Smiling
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Mar 29, 2016 8:13 PM CST
Name: Marie
Brigham City, Utah (Zone 5b)
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That is wonderful. I will be following to see how those garden spots look after you get through with them.
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Mar 30, 2016 4:43 AM CST
Name: Lee Anne Stark
Brockville, Ontario, Canada (Zone 5a)
Perpetually happy!
Keeps Goats Forum moderator Frogs and Toads Tip Photographer Keeper of Poultry I helped plan and beta test the plant database.
I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Critters Allowed Cottage Gardener Charter ATP Member Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge) Region: Canadian
Thank You!
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