The most beautiful dirt in the world

Our yard is coming together!  The driveway and porch are dry, we are loving parking on the gigantic megadriveway. This is from last week, before the new driveway was dry. We don't have to park in the middle anymore! I'll get around to decorating the front porch soon, but for the past week we've been… Continue reading The most beautiful dirt in the world

Concrete jungle

WE HAVE CONCRETE! It took longer than we'd anticipated to get it, but it's here!  On the ground!  In my driveway!  We were hoping to be able to pour the concrete last week, but it rained all week so it had to wait until yesterday. It's still wet, we can't drive on it for a… Continue reading Concrete jungle

Mud, mud, mud.

Work started on our driveway this weekend!  It's very thrilling and also super messy. We weren't expecting to get work started quite this soon, but our contractor said he could get started as soon as we'd signed the contract and paid the deposit, and we realized, "Wait a minute...we can do that, like...right now!"  We… Continue reading Mud, mud, mud.

Curb Appeal & Priorities

I haven't posted in several weeks, because basically nothing has happened in several weeks.  We've been on a short home-projects hiatus; we did so much in January, we kind of needed a break for the bulk of February, and it was worth it. Even though we aren't done with the kitchen yet, we've been really… Continue reading Curb Appeal & Priorities