all posts

With each garden bed, we get better at making garden beds

Live and learn, right? That should probably just be the official theme for the garden(s) (and probably the house). A user requested an aerial view of the current garden layout. Here it is, courtesy of Google Maps and terrible drawing skills.A: East Slope raised bedB: Southeast Slope flower bedC: Raised bed for potatoes (keeping them … Continue reading With each garden bed, we get better at making garden beds

The Kitchen… pt 1

Destruction is fun. Destruction is satisfying. Destruction is dirty and results in way more material and/or waste than originally anticipated. We've been having a really good time ripping everything out. Cabinet (well...top half)At some point there was a large cabinet and chest of drawers (at least partially original) that formed a wall between the kitchen … Continue reading The Kitchen… pt 1

A Short Break From Everything – Valencia

The true Cinderella story of this trip was Valencia -- we knew we'd love Paris, pretty certain about Malta being awesome, but Valencia was the wildcard. I've never been all that interested in Spain and 3 years ago was disappointed by Barcelona.* But man oh man did Valencia deliver. Turia ParkCity-center, believe it or not … Continue reading A Short Break From Everything – Valencia