Friday’s Flower: Jackmanii Clematis

Friday’s Flower: Jackmanii Clematis

This week: Jackmanii Clematis I’ve been meaning to provide a bit more content to readers of this blog (hi mom!) other than just posting pretty flowers on Fridays. I’ve been busy behind the scenes on a couple of  BIG things I can’t wait to share...
Friday’s Flower – Heirloom Peony

Friday’s Flower – Heirloom Peony

  This week: Heirloom Peony When my grandmother passed away, my mom dug up a chunk of the peony plant that had been growing outside her house for decades. She planted it at her house, and when my older sister bought her home my mom gave her a piece to plant. The...
Baby, I got your number.

Baby, I got your number.

Don’t laugh, but I didn’t like the font of my house numbers: I found the style too traditional –  fat and fancy – for my liking. I know. Such a stupid thing to worry about, but at the beginning of my career I spent over six years in a design...
Around 900 Square Feet in May

Around 900 Square Feet in May

Here is a quick post listing the things that got done around my place during the month of May. This post is actually more for me than you — so I can keep track of what needs to be done and when throughout the year. At the bottom is a really a cool photo of my...
Spring has sprung, deck is done.

Spring has sprung, deck is done.

I’m excited to share a project I  finished a couple of weeks ago. It was first on my spring to-do list, and I’m very pleased with myself – getting the job done, before the Solstice arrived, because it was the biggest job on my list for the summer,...