January 2018, almost 5 years ago, my wife Kristen and I bought this abandoned building in Hillsboro, IL. I’m not sure I could have imagined the amount of work it would take to get here, between loans, stress, dirt, dumpsters of debris, lots of hard work, donations of building materials and help from lots of […]
Read More A little bit of big city in small town Hillsboro, IL.
We’ve all seen them. The big silver 70’s Delorean of the camper world. A few of us have thought, “Hey we should get one of those and fix it up.” Some have chased a lead or two down, and even fewer have made the plunge. Early in the year a friend of ours asked me […]
Read More A Small Town Airstream “Renovation Adventure”
This blog is going to be run by a few of us. I’ll be the first to tell my (short version!) story of how I think living in a small town can be “cool”. Hope you like it. -Brian My wife and I lived for eight years in East Nashville, TN. During our […]
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