Category Archives: DIY

My One Halloween Decoration

When I was a kid, I loved making decorations and styling the house for the holidays. I especially loved Halloween because we used to get Nevada Day off on October 31. That meant my brothers and I had the entire … Continue reading

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Creating A Base For A Hummingbird Feeder Stand

Some days the dirt in my backyard is overwhelming. It is filled with rocks and isn’t great for planting. One day it occurred to me that I should try repurposing some of the dirt. I asked myself, how else can … Continue reading

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Weekend Highlights: Sustainability Tour, The CSA Cookbook, Drip Irrigation

Sustainabilty and Recycling Tour From the heights of the Apex Landfill to the depths of the underground water filters at The Palazzo, Friday and Saturday were all about trash and recycling and repurposing in Nevada. The teacher training I attended was … Continue reading

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Weekend Highlight: DIY Paver Installation With My Parents

I didn’t make it to flexibility class, K9 nose work, aerial silks or even regular dog training last week. Everything had to stop so I could start working on my backyard. There are four major projects I need to accomplish in … Continue reading

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