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Old 04-18-2009, 07:14 AM
 
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This is a nice little story on building a sturdy home, frugally, in eastern Tennessee. Food for thought anyway.

A lesson in frugality: My dad's little red house : Perspectives : Knoxville News Sentinel
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Old 04-19-2009, 03:35 PM
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Location: Where the sun likes to shine!!
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Thanks for sharing.

That's the way things should be. Maybe if we worked harder at making our lives better we would appreciate the smaller things in life.
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Old 04-20-2009, 09:45 AM
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Location: Memphis - home of the king
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Good article, Smg. McMansions are one of my pet peeves, but will people really change. Well, they may until the economy improves.
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