A few posts back we shared our progress in building some raised beds in our backyard, and alluded to our hopes for a vegetable garden. Happy to share with all of you that it’s in! And I just want to say right now, before we go any further with this, in big bold letters, that:(…)
When it comes to gardening, we sure are glad that we’ve decided we’re UnDesigners. Because we don’t know the first thing about designing a garden. Nonetheless, we’re pretty happy with what we’ve done so far, and we thought our methods might be helpful for some of you–especially if, like us, you consider yourself a gardening(…)
A few weeks back we shared a few ideas for making an entry more welcoming, in which we included some photos of a concrete planter we made and a promise to follow-up with a how-to. We’re here today with the how-to. I first made one of these probably 7 or 8 years ago. It was(…)
It’s not spring quite yet, but in the last week or so we’ve been seeing signs of it everywhere. That’s gotten Rita and me to begin talking about things we want to do in our outside spaces this year, and we figure you might be having those kind of thoughts/conversations, too. So, we decided this would(…)
Some people love summer. You’d think I’d be one of them–after all, I work a school year calendar. Summer for me is sleeping in, long afternoons, extra time with family and friends. But truly, I think spring may be my favorite season.