We've been working inside for some better mudroom organization. Jamey built and I painted. Using plywood for much of it kept costs down and cheap storage bins hide the hats, gloves and bike helmets.
For Christmas, we gave Sam a metal detector. He can't go a couple feet on our property without finding metal but most of his finds have been nails, stakes, a few wheat pennies and plenty of canslaw (detector-speak for shredded cans and metal). BUT a couple weeks ago, not a few yards from our back porch, he unearthed this:
Makes sense since it is thought that our house was built in the 1890's. I've hinted that my birthday is coming up and I could really use an antique ruby necklace or some Confederate gold. He said he'd see what he can do.Pin It