Our purple painted place

November 2017 – Last October we spent the whole month slapping different colors on our house in our quest to find the perfect paint pairing. We ended up deciding on a dark purple, silk, and gray.   I really enjoy coming home and looking at these vibrant colors. The neighbors have also given us great…

My first holes

April 2017 – The first holes I’ve dug since boot camp in 1996. In this corner we decided to plant three arborvitae for privacy. I didn’t think they were growing much until I took a picture of them this morning and looked at them side by side. I added some tulip bulbs last fall and…

My husband spends his spring break putting up a fence

March 2017 – I was extremely excited about getting the fence up. The fence that came with the house was 4 1/2 ft tall and had spacing between the boards. I like privacy and we wanted to expand our backyard area. The original fence. My project was to remove the boards from the fence on…