Archive for category Around the house
Posted by nbdog in Around the house on 28-Mar-2018
It doesn’t look like much but it took about 5 hours of digging and sawing to get this 25-year-old stump out of the ground. And it still weighs around 100 pounds.
Posted by nbdog in Around the house on 3-May-2017
Getting new windows in dining nook, kitchen, laundry room and stairway landing. Here’s the old design and the crew at work.
Posted by nbdog in Around the house, Weather on 24-Apr-2017
Quite the sunset this evening
April Fools… Or Spring?
Posted by nbdog in Around the house on 1-Apr-2017
The bleeding hearts seem to think spring is on the way…
Nice Fall Sunset
Posted by nbdog in Around the house, Weather on 29-Oct-2016
We’ve had a lot of rainy days but tonight we got a short reprieve and a beautiful sunset.
Alyssa & Abby Take a Break
Posted by nbdog in Around the house, Visitors on 29-Jul-2016
After spending a few hours clearing grass from between the patio flagstones, the girls needed a break:
Posted by nbdog in Animals, Around the house on 8-Jul-2016
I’m fascinated by bees. There’s something kind of mystical about them; the interdependence they have with flowers and how dedicated they are. Here’s one in our front yard today.
Posted by nbdog in Around the house on 30-May-2016
The peach drift roses we put in a year or so ago are so beautiful.
Posted by nbdog in Around the house on 23-May-2016
Spring is officially here. Our dogwoods are in full bloom; this Satomi Pink is absolutely covered in flowers.
Posted by nbdog in Around the house on 14-Mar-2016
Our rhododendron seem to be late coming out, at least compared to some I’ve seen elsewhere… even around the neighborhood. But here’s one of the Long Beach varieties, the first to bloom this year.