One thing I’m going to sort out this year: my workspace, or study.
I’ve been looking for inspiration, and I can’t get past how staged and non-functional many of those beautiful workspace photos are. Continue reading »
Square foot gardening is a handy, well-known method for figuring out how to cram in a bunch of edibles into a small space, and I admit it, I also like how visually tidy the results are. I really wanted to try it out with our raised veggie beds this year, once we rebuilt them from scratch. Continue reading »
I hoard printed material. I love it all. I have a Kindle for reading fiction, but I like my magazines, graphic novels, and art and design books. I have several collections going of useless little bits of ephemera — postcards, public transport tickets, low-denomination bills from other countries. Continue reading »
Buying plants and digging in the dirt is the easy part. The time-consuming part has been deciding which plants. Our front yard is a blank slate, and I’ve spent considerable hours reading about Aus/Tas natives, among others, and determining whether they’ll like my yard. Continue reading »
This is the first part of my kitchen laminate cabinet makeover; the second part is about adding the faux-woodgrain lowers.
We’re six weeks moved in now, and most of our house is still in disarray. I’d love to have you all over for the housewarming, but don’t count on it happening in 2013. Continue reading »