Category: Home

We bought a house, originally built in the 1970s, in Colorado and we worked on it to update it … then a job change sent us to the Central Coast of California where we’ll likely do the same (buy low, fix it up, love it hard). Here’s how we do it.

May 30, 2017

Our kitties go outside under controlled circumstances: the back yard is completely fenced, has tree cover, and we are at home. Last weekend, we stayed close…

Read the postBackyard Adventures

April 24, 2017
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Hurray, hurray, hurray! It took almost a year but the backyard is finished. We have some very important guests coming soon and we are all ready.…

Read the postBackyard is Finished!

December 29, 2016
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In the continuing saga of the backyard renovation, we have planted little things called isotoma in between the rocks and we mulched. We planted shasta daisies…

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May 8, 2016