Main gate: straight

My awesome brother did it again. After I left to pick up my daughter from work, he went at the gate again. By the time we came home, he had straightened the posts and was finishing the job! He didn't remove the posts completely. To straighten them, normally the post would be removed and washers … Continue reading Main gate: straight

Gate Repair: removing damaged hinges and adding new

I'm absolutely thrilled that my brother and his wife are over for the weekend! Their RV trailer fits in the inner yard, so they even brought their own "house" with them. My brother, being how he is, was soon working on the damaged gate. More specifically, the gate posts. He'd actually been working on it … Continue reading Gate Repair: removing damaged hinges and adding new

I love it!

Yesterday evening, my older daughter told me I needed to go check out my rocks. After some initial confusion, having already completely forgotten that I'd spray painted some rocks in the yard bright orange, I went and took a look. Then squealed with glee. Somewhere in between cleaning the eaves and working on various other … Continue reading I love it!

Feathery friend, and progress

I had a nice surprise on my morning rounds today. 🙂 It was just standing there, watching me! I got some video as I went past. I'm still in the process of uploading it, but the embedded link below should work once that's done. Grouse, I've noticed, are not the brightest birds. I headed … Continue reading Feathery friend, and progress