Dang, baby. Nice (gr)ass.

Dang, baby. Nice (gr)ass.

Remember this? This is how wretched my backyard ‘lawn’ has look for the past couple of years. You may recall I have been seriously obsessed with making my back lawn lush and beautiful this summer – and guess what? IT WORKED!!! Through the magic of...
All up in my grill.

All up in my grill.

Full disclosure: I’m a vegetarian. Have been for twenty years. So summer barbeques don’t mean exactly the same to me as they might to your average Canadian carnivore. That said, I have no problem admitting nothing smells better than something cooked on an...

Porch – Part One

I’ve taken a bit of a break for a couple of weeks – life gave me a hell of a sucker-punch that┬áknocked me on my ass. I’ve been nursing emotional scraped knees, bruised bones, black-eyes and a broken heart that I’d rather not get into right now,...

Baby’s Got Back (Porch) Problems

We all make bad life choices. Seriously. I’ve grown my bangs out one too many times in my life and should really know better. I am SO much better with bangs. I have also been known to make bad colour choices (in both hair and in home). Once I woke up from a...

Before and After – Privacy Screen

I gave my old privacy screen a bit of a facelift this weekend. It was feeling a little drab and insecure looking across the yard at this all day: I had a half a can of stain kicking around in the garage, so this: Quickly became this: There is a viney thing that grows...