Archive for February, 2011

Kitchen, Day 38

Yeah, big gap since the last update, but things have still been moving along nicely, just not big noticeable things. But the painters were in last week, and after a last-minute change to get a better shade of green, we have: The island should get its granite Wednesday. I think we’re in the final week!

February 27, 2011 · Harry · No Comments
Posted in: House

On A Side Note…

My nephew and his fiance successfully climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro last week, reaching the summit Saturday. Go Tyler!

February 21, 2011 · Harry · One Comment
Posted in: Life, Other Stuff

Kitchen, Day 18

And the new kitchen is definitely taking shape. Cabinets will hopefully be ready for the painters after tomorrow. The new window will hopefully be installed tomorrow, the farmhouse sink will go underneath. Looking across the island to the nook for the new range. Looking towards the new laundry room. The new pantry cabinets. The new […]

February 13, 2011 · Harry · One Comment
Posted in: House

Where Are You Guys?

I usually have clouds of goldfinches, and house finches, and purple finches, all around my feeders in January and February. I’ve seen none this winter (the picture above was taken last winter). I’m concerned, and sad. I love sitting inside and watching them. C’mon, guys!

February 10, 2011 · Harry · 2 Comments
Posted in: Birds, Gardening

Fairy In A Pot

I took this two springs ago, before our then-listing realtor told me I should get all the fairies and gnomes out of the yard (what do realtors know?) (the fairies and gnomes are very happy knowing they get to come back this spring!). This is probably my favorite fairy:

February 8, 2011 · Harry · One Comment
Posted in: Gardening