We will be making a few changes to our little blog in the coming weeks that we are really excited about. Thank you for sticking with us and keep an eye out! Much thanks!
To give you a bit of backstory, we have been meaning for some time to move down from the 3rd floor which is a converted attic space. That’s where our bedroom currently resides. With no central A/C, summers have become a nightmare with temperatures on the 3rd floor easily reaching 100
April showers bring May flowers or at least that’s how the saying goes. Around here it’s been rain, rain, and more rain punctuated by a few sunny days. After a week straight, we have sun and I managed to slip out and get a few pictures of our now nice-looking garden beds.
Yes, it's that time of year again. Spring is in full swing with summer close at its heels. Which means it’s time for us to roll up our sleeves and dig in. First stop: the lawn. The patchy, crabgrass-and-weed-ridden lawn that has been a sore spot the last few years. And if you've been following [...]
In April, we’ll have been in here for 4 years. It’s crazy how time passes us by. It feels like it was only last week we signed the papers and received our keys. Saying that we’ve had our share of ups and downs would be an understatement. If you’ve been following our journey thus far [...]
"Do you ever have déjà vu, Mrs. Lancaster?" "I don't think so, but I could check with the kitchen." -Groundhog Day - 1993 It's always nice when things fall neatly into place, but quite often it seems that will not be the case because the house throws you a curveball or three and [...]
It's been a busy few months for us at Parkside. Life just keeps rolling by (brakes anyone?) and we've been hard-pressed to keep up with everything going on. At least now that the holidays in full swing, I have a moment, albeit a very brief one, to stop and play a bit of catch up [...]