diy projects

July 5, 2014

One-a-Week / 2

A is for……       The first name of our soon to be born little boy! We are pretty up front with the details of our lives, but we are keeping his name a secret. We are 99.9% sure we are giving this “A” name to him as his first name! So of course some customization is in order. He’s a baby after alll! I am super loving this project because it’s quick and saved me a bunch of money. I love marquee letters. Carnival letters? Whatever you want to call them, I dig them. Urban was selling then for
September 4, 2012

Building Raised Beds with Safety in Mind

I have been bugging Joey about putting a raised bed on the side of the house to grow some small fruits and veggies for a while now. We got about as far as a sketch, a location, and a discussion for a long long time. I have this vision of our yard being something like this one day.. But today, we will focus on working with what we have and then get fancier as we get mor comfortable with working beyond wood. You would not believe how much research one has to do to grow edibles safely in a raised