weekend no. 2

A productive weekend number two saw the last post go up, paneling go in on the side stretch, and the arbor finally connected into the railing. I also installed the second half of the far double gate. In all, a pretty good chunk of work. In the past four years, we have accomplished a large […]

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impending explosion

It only takes one, and here it is: Soon, the sideyard will be overflowing with coreopsis blooms. The first wave is typically massive. I mean, look at all those little buttons of yellow… Our peonies are still working to open: And our tiny, little dianthus have blown open:

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bit by bit, post by post

Small advances matter: two more posts today. This leaves two remaining: one to dig, and one to bracket-mount to the driveway. There is a lot of work left, but the hard math is done. The tricks of corners and slopes and joints are resolved. The weather may prevent me from continuing this weekend. We shall […]

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the return of the weekend warrior

I am back to work following a six week shutdown. This means major undertakings in the garden need to either break down into 2-3 hour segments after work or wait for the weekend. Leading into this weekend, the shipment of materials for our fence arrived. I have wanted a unique fence design for our little […]

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