You can bet your life is pretty chill when the most exciting thing that happens to you over the course … Continue Reading Paint Forever
When we moved to Louisville we decided not to move into our room until we took the carpet out or … Continue Reading Shine on, wood floors.
“I’m a Louisvillian again.” “We live in Louisville now!” “Louisville is my new, old home.” “Louisville is my hometown.” All of these … Continue Reading That’s so Louisville
This fall I was inspired by a pair of adorable knitted mice and their maker Robin Nikkel to pick up … Continue Reading Knitting Yoda
Our original plan after visiting Chile over last Christmas was not to return until 2015 at the earliest and 2017 … Continue Reading Arts & Crafts Wedding Prep
Last month, well before our 5-year anniversary date, Javier told me (with that “I’ve got a plan” gleam in his … Continue Reading 5 years as a Rodriguez
So, back to where I left off: I had these 5 huge logs in the backyard and I wanted seats … Continue Reading Fire pit seats
A couple of weeks ago our neighbor across the street decided to cut down a big tree from the front … Continue Reading One person’s trash…another person’s project idea!
These past couple of weeks have been exceptionally warm, so the garden in the back and the beds in front … Continue Reading Garden update! Roses, peonies, pansies…!
It’s spring! It’s gardening time! Javi has been working on a hydroponic garden – more on that later – and … Continue Reading Signs of Spring in Nashville!
Out of the blue one afternoon on gchat Javier tells me that he wants to try to make sushi. I’m … Continue Reading Making Sushi
A few weeks ago I was craving pizza. We normally buy the materials to make our own pizza, including the … Continue Reading Home-made Pizza!
The hundreds of bulbs that we planted outside will take a long time to flower…but we want flowers soon!! Luckily … Continue Reading Forcing bulbs
I still can’t believe we never posted about our finished landscape. After all that work and all those updates along … Continue Reading THE FINISHED LANDSCAPE!
On my day off work, I had planned on working on the yard. I wanted to clean the paths between … Continue Reading Rocking the display
Most times we are outside, we look at our fence and think….there must be something we can do about this … Continue Reading We are growing fruit too!!
Wooooooo we have a picnic table! Since we moved in 2 years ago I’ve been toting a folding card table … Continue Reading Our newest backyard addition
The weather in Tennessee has been a little weird. We have had several very warm days during the winter, and … Continue Reading DIY Cold frames
The new beds are up and ready and the old beds are “refreshed” and ready too! Setting up everything required … Continue Reading Soil is the key to happy plants!
I don’t know about you but somewhere along the way we failed to teach our dogs to garden. I am … Continue Reading Fencing the garden