tidied backyard

tidied backyard 3/4 Among other things this weekend, a friend and I spent some time cleaning up the back and front yard. It was good to be outside, and fantastic to have the place back in order. You can see in the picture what a friend has dubbed the “karaoke stage”. The next project will […]

DIY garden bed

DIY garden bed It doesn’t matter that there are three assignments due next wek, it’s time for another garden update. Long overdue, in fact. Having found that this particular part of the lawn is a bit hard to reach with the lawnmower, I decided that it would be a good place to put some herbs […]


cactus The key to having a good balcony garden is including a majority of plants that are hard to kill. One of my favourites is this little cactus, although I think I’m enjoying it more as my desktop wallpaper than I do as something I spend time looking at on the balcony. There’s something very […]