Author Archives: Derek

Esmerelda, circa 1900

You may know that we bought a house as a hobby project. Some people collect stamps, others knit, but we’ve taken on renovation of a century-old house. We’re somewhat embarrassed that, even though our house once belonged to the former head … Continue reading

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Fergus Falls Mystery Tour

Several weeks ago, Wifey “poked” me — or “tagged” me?  Maybe she tweetered me or something — on Facebook and drew my attention to the Downtown Fergus Falls Mystery Tour.   The Otter Tail County Historical Society does historical tours … Continue reading

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An Unwelcome Tenant

In winter, renovations have stopped on our hobby house, but any time we’re in the area we  try to stop in and make sure everything’s still good at the house, check the mail, look to see if the basement is … Continue reading

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