I am switching gears from the outside of the house to the inside. We have a semi-finished basement. There is the staircase landing that is finished and then you walk through the door to the main basement room and then there is a smaller room off of that room, where the utilities & the clothes… Continue reading Basement Organization
I love to document how our garden grows and changes. It is fascinating to see how much fuller the plants are and not just year to year, but month to month during the spring and summer. Here is a look back at 2016 & 2015. We don’t have the largest yard. It really is postage… Continue reading The Backyard 2017
Last year, we added a Hochbeet (raised garden box) to our garden patio. We grew some carrots, spinach, celery and beets. I wanted to add more vegetables this year but I didn’t really have any more room on our patio or in our postage-stamp sized yard! We do have something called a Dachterrasse, which is… Continue reading Terrace Hochbeet
I thought I would do a little lately post of what we have been up to in the last month and a half. After Christian’s birthday at the beginning of May, we joined some of Christian’s family for a long weekend in Mallorca, Spain. It was a beautiful island with crystal clear water! I definitely… Continue reading Lately
Another year has gone by! Last year was Christian’s big milestone birthday (40), where we had family in town on his birthday and then we celebrated with a BBQ in the summer with more family and friends. This year is a little more low-key but still just as special, especially since he is at home… Continue reading Happy 41st Birthday Christian!
It is actually already February 2017! I spent over a month in Denver, from mid-December to mid-January. I had plans to blog while I was in Denver. I brought my laptop which has my photo editing & blogging software on it. I was packing up the computer and I couldn’t find the US plug for… Continue reading It’s 2017!
We made so many cookies these past three weeks of Advent. I initially baked a couple batches for when Christian’s family was here for the first of Advent. We barely made a dent in them and I ended up putting half of them in the freezer. I thought I would share what we baked and… Continue reading Christmas Baking