Category Archives: outdoor

My Aha! Moment Pt 1

Yesterday when Jeremy removed the shower doors we weren’t sure what to do with everything.  After more research on cold frames, I figured that I could recycle the doors and use them as the top.  I already thought about using … Continue reading

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Cold Frame

Well last night I was uber frustrated with my plants…no I take that back.  I was uber frustrated with mother nature!  There has been barely any sun and all of my beautiful sprouts quickly withered.  I was looking at getting … Continue reading

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Paint update

Well we have spent about 7-8 hours painting and have almost half the house done! Before: As of yesterday: I realize we need to finish the bottom!  That will be our last step because it keeps getting dirty with all … Continue reading

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Pretty Pots

Well I just can’t bring myself to spend 30-50 buckaroos on the colorful pots I keep falling for… I found some cheap pots at Menards for $2.50  I figured spray paint can fix anything!  I picked out key lime and … Continue reading

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Whistle While You Paint

Well….today was the day! We started with power washing the whole house yesterday praying that today’s weather forecast would hold true.  Thanks to the weather man who didn’t suck at his job for once! 😉 I got started on the … Continue reading

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Sneak Peak…

This past weekend Jeremy and I made a trip to Sherwin Williams to look at paint options for the house since it was 40% off!  We plan on leaving the trim and wood paneling white.  (Eventually our gutters will be … Continue reading

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Compost and seed update

I recently planted a new batch of seeds and here is what I have already!Another note about compost: do not add parts of veggies which contain a lot of seeds.  For example, tops of green peppers.  These will start to … Continue reading

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