I can finally exhale! We WILL be able to get the land we need for the septic. Still many things to do, but at least that part is confirmed!
In the spirit of looking ahead, I have to share this currently ugly, but potentially darling dresser project:
It is currently keeping the chair company (that I posted previously), and like the chair, this dresser will be restored by me and given new life!
The size and shape remind me of this dresser that has been in my family for a very long time, and likely could have come from the same part of the country as the house:
I'm curious to strip the old peach paint off the other one and see what kind of wood is under there!