Category Archives: renovations

Backyard Finished!

Hubby & I have been working our asses off since March.  We have spent most weekends & evenings tearing down, rebuilding & moving things around our yard in big circles.  With some occasional help from the kids & one very kind … Continue reading

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A New Veggie Garden!

Finally after 2 1/2 months we finished (close enough to finished) the raised beds & I planted 75 tomato plants yesterday!  Whew…. Here is the plan: This is the before picture taken early April, 2012. I used to turn & … Continue reading

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Chicken Swap, Surprise Addition to the Family & a Pretty Trailer

Well, its been a busy few weeks. This is the laundry list of all of the projects on the go & nearing completion. It’s a bit boring – you may want to skip down to the next paragraph for the … Continue reading

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Building the Raised Beds

Been pretty busy lately. We had this brilliant idea to replace my mounded raised beds with real wooden sided beds. We built 4 13×3′ beds, 2 13×4′ beds, 3 11×3′ beds. Building the beds was easy but moving the mounds … Continue reading

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Greenhouse Building!

My snap together greenhouse has been sitting on the spot where our wedding gazebo had been until it blew away. I never meant to let the greenhouse sit there for 1.5 years… but there was always another project on the … Continue reading

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We Call Him the Chicken Whisperer

While I am busy gardening my husband is busy pulling apart hardwood skids that he brings home from work to make the world’s heaviest & cutest chicken coop. I’m very proud of all of his hard work. All of the … Continue reading

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