Thank goodness this season’s One Room Challenge was extended an extra week. Last week we practically did nothing. Except clear all of the leaves off the patio. And enjoy our fire pit. Typical fall activities. I… More
Hi ho, hi ho, it’s off to work we go, *whistles.* That is seriously what I was singing all weekend. Except we weren’t mining for jewels, we were tearing down a covering and hauling broken concrete. It’s just as rewarding, right? The end result sure is exciting! Continue reading “Demo for Days”
We are on a roll! With our patio knocked out, we are itching to get the rest of our yard into better shape. And I mean it when I say we have big plans for this yard. To get started, I made a list. Obviously. I have a list obsession. The act of checking things off is just so satisfying! Continue reading “Backyard Revival”
Bet you didn’t expect to see this update so soon, did you?! Me neither, to be honest. But I am so happy it’s here! Ladies and gentlemen, the patio is ready to decorate! Enjoy the photos! Continue reading “Patio – Stage 5”
Oh. My. Gosh. Longest part of a project ever! So, we always make fun of my dad for saying something will only take 5 minutes. Or the destination is just around the corner… I am a little ashamed to admit that, for the first time, I am guilty of this. I thought that laying out the pavers would take a weekend, max. And that we could probably finish them during the week after work. I was so wrong. So, so, so wrong. I vow to never be this wrong again!
We have a patio base! I repeat, we have a patio base! I might be a little bit too optimistic, but I think we might actually finish off the patio within a month! I guess it will depend on how much work the pergola ends up being. It can’t be too hard, right?