Tag Archives: landscaping

Adding to the Goodness

We moved into this house on November 15, 2010. At that time the front yard was in poor shape, the narrow side yards had been untended for years, the back of the property had a few nice trees and several … Continue reading

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taste of things to come

I was able yesterday to take photos of the finished landscaping, and over the coming days will be putting together before-and-after shots for your pleasure. Here is one, just to tease you. Yes, there will be an FFB tomorrow. SF … Continue reading

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Landscaping update

I know, it seems there’s not much in the way of BOOKS or REVIEWS going on here lately. I don’t like it either. There’s good news, though. I think pretty soon now I’ll be able to concentrate more on reading … Continue reading

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it’s a happenin’ place

Things are really starting to happen around here. We’ve been spending some time (and dough) at the local nursery. So we bought some cornerstone plants: a large coral-bark Japanese Maple, several Forsythia, a small Witch Hazel tree, some lilacs  and other stuff. Here, … Continue reading

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