DIY Garden Shoji Screen

DIY Garden Shoji Screen

Although they are incredibly beautiful and serene, there are a lot of ugly things about having a pond. The list includes cleaning out slimy, smelly muck each spring, dead fish, water slug/leechy things and ugly hoses and equipment. It’s not all sunshine and lily...

Porch – Part Two

There really isn’t much to this post except a few pictures of the pretty new patio furniture that I now have for my back porch. It was my birthday recently so I treated myself to a picnic-style table that I’d been eyeing at IKEA. There were a few sizes,...

To Do and Ta-DONE!

I’m an obsessive list maker. I make lists for everything…things I need to buy, places I need to go, things I need to do, people I need to call or see. Nothing feels better than crossing something off a list. Big or small. Easy or hard. I love lists so...
It’s the mullet of yards.

It’s the mullet of yards.

Business up front and party in the back. I was trying to think of a clever title for a post about my yard, because it really is the show-stopper of my little home. The inside of my house is ADORABLE but once you get past the general cuteness, you’ll realize...
House proud and house poor.

House proud and house poor.

All my friends are beyond familiar with what goes on in and around the 900-odd square feet I call home. I’m sure they are getting quite annoyed with me as well. I spend a LOT of time posting picture of my house and yard on Facebook. Especially on Sunday nights...