Christmas in our New Home

Christmas in our New Home

We have really enjoyed decorating our new house to celebrate the Christmas season. The weekend after thanksgiving we went and found a beautiful tree and started pulling out all the decorations. We decorated the tree with our crazy mix of old and new decorations that we have obtained over the years. As always Brad's red wooden plane was the last ornament to go on the tree and placed at the very top. It's been a lot of fun buying new decorations and actually decorating our new house for the … [Read more...]

My First Garden

My First Garden

Now that we have moved into a house that we own I can finally move on from my potted garden to a real, buried in the ground, fighting the weather and bugs, official garden. About a month ago Brad and I built some raised beds for my garden to live.  The ground here in Glenside is very rocky and we have come to find out full of all kinds a strange things like pieces of beer bottles and parts of red bricks. (I wonder what kind of stories our house has about it's past owners.)  With the less than … [Read more...]

New Fence!

New Fence!

We recently had fencing installed at our new house so the woofies can run free in their massive back yard. The fence looks absolutely wonderful and we are really happy with how it came out. The fence was installed by a local company called Everlasting Fence. Like many of the other places we have checked out in our new area, the entire reason we went with this company over a few others in the area was the EXTREMELY simple fact that they actually have a website. I don't understand why you … [Read more...]