Posts tagged backyard

Currently pretending it’s warm enough to edit a video outside.

Currently pretending it’s warm enough to edit a video outside.

Backyard puddle draining strategy.

Backyard puddle draining strategy.

bagel dreams.

My last Summer Friday of 2013 was a good one, full of garden harvests and canasta.

Waterproof case for reading in the pool, by Ziplock.

Waterproof case for reading in the pool, by Ziplock.

While on vacation, we got some of these solar powered garden lights that all the cool kids have out in the country.

While on vacation, we got some of these solar powered garden lights that all the cool kids have out in the country.

Watch out, bugs.

Watch out, bugs.

Cute little baby basil, just like KQ likes them.

Cute little baby basil, just like KQ likes them.

This morning’s garden haul.

This morning’s garden haul.

  • Me: We should just lay in the hammock today and read. Can we both fit?
  • CR: Yeah, if one of us lays on the bottom.
  • Me: Like on the ground?
  • CR: Yeah.

Feeling inspired by Claire, I spent most of the day today gardening. I bought a ton of flowers to fill up a window box, and installed it with some strategic use of wire and brackets on the building from cable cords. 

I also created a little pathway to our compost bin from found rocks and bricks. I ended up covered in dirt and mosquito bites and it was worth it.