S: La Casa Branneria
BC: A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built with love and dreams. | True.
FC: It takes hands to build a house, but only hearts can build a home. | and sometimes hard, and dirty, and tiring, and messy.....
1: Address: 706 7th Street NE, Washington, DC 20002 | "Home is the place where it feels right to walk around without shoes"... or not..... | Built in: 1900 | Contractor: Patrick Brannelly | La Casa Branneria | Rebuilt in: 2007 to 2010
2: Welcome Home Friday May 25, 2007
3: And, then - a kick in the pants from the Peanut!
4: We'll start in the basement.! Make all of our mistakes...... and there just a few..
5: Digging, Digging, & Digging. | Light at the end of the Tunnel?
7: A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life: he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days. ~ - Ralph Waldo Emerson
8: Someday... Our Lil' Apt.?
9: 706-B | The Home of Pat's Little Men
10: "By far the most common craving of pregnant women is not to be pregnant." ~Phyllis Diller
14: Will this ever be done??
15: What's that?? 3 months?
21: Let there be Light.. and less dust.!!
22: The one thing that still remains... Diego's Favorite Mountain.
24: Why is Halloween Amanda's Favorite Holiday? - Strangers knock on doors and they are welcomed with free sweets. - Sugar Addiction. - Overcoming Fear (or a Haunted House) "Wouldn't it be great if he was a Halloween Baby?"
25: Ready or Not...... Here I Come!!
26: Painting... "we still have painting to do"!
27: "We'll be done on Sunday" 8am Friday, October 29, 2009
28: And, then 24 hours later.......... | Born: Saturday | Oct. 30, 2010
29: Diego P. Branneria was born! | @@at 7:37am
30: So, it wasn't immediate but after a few days, weeks... we figured it out!!
31: Pat, you built an amazing nest!! | I U, Me!