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Is It Insane to Self-Renovate a House in Your Seventies?

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At our house closing, my husband was practically foaming at the mouth, waiting to get the keys handed to him so he could start the house renovation.

This little old home we bought needs a lot of work to bring it back to standards. Seventy-three years of wear and tear made it look tired and worn, just like I feel right now.




“The longer I live, the more beautiful life becomes.” (Frank Lloyd Wright) Non-fiction pieces, personal essays and occasional poems that explore how we feel about how we age and offer tips for getting the most out of life.

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Carole Olsen

Carole Olsen

A Top Writer in Humor on Medium. Author, freelance writer, senior citizen, outdoors enthusiast, vegetarian, loves animals, people are questionable.

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