This was the situation of woe we faced in our back yard. The yard slopes downward towards the woods, and is in the shade for most of the day. It was getting to be — unpleasant. Instead of a verdant sea of grass, we had a lot full of dirt and gravel. Who wants to […]
It’s been months in the making and it’s finally here!
Recently in Millburn they’ve encouraged kids and artists of all ages to build “fairy houses” wherever fancy strikes in the Reservation.
Every time I’ve gone over the Golden Gate I’ve wanted to see what was up on this high hills just to the northwest. Well today we went up there. Think the view from the viewing platform just off the 101 is good? Heh.
When people say Oakland is a nightmare, ignore them.
Now in its fourth iteration since I took over in the early part of this century. If you said, “hey that looks like Divi,” you win the big prize. Even with all its advanced features, this theme still needs some tweaking to keep it from looking horrible in spots. The main difficulty was in getting […]
Another Spring trip to the wonderful Presby Memorial Iris Gardens.
Claire is building a nice business doing beautifully hand-lettered signs and chalk art. Check her out at clairemcgee.net.
They were all as green as the asparagus and Fiestaware placesetting when I showed this photo of the mushroom risotto I made with it all.
It’s the Next Big Thing. Here’s a slideshow from a presentation I did on blogging.
A Brief Manifesto