Tag Archives: progress

The Little Details

It has been a decade of big winter projects so it is quite nice to sit back and relax this year. We are really enjoying the fireplace and we have even started working on a jigsaw puzzle. We’ve also been … Continue reading

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Ta Da (4 years later) 

In June we left an inside project at the stage that you can see in the post called Post “post”. That’s a lot of “posts” but really it’s more about the spindles and the handrail as there was loads of tweaking … Continue reading

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Mega Excited 

My title is a pun on the name of the paving tiles that now are an intrinsic part of our patio. The biggest area is done in the paving stone pattern called Megalibra. But the guys call it W and … Continue reading

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Starry Starry Night 

Starry starry night Soak your muscles nice and easy       Look out on a winter’s night  With eyes that know the lightness in my soul Shadows from the trees and watch the northern lights    Catch the breeze … Continue reading

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One Away 

It’s all over in one pour but now the finish lines seems elusively far away. That because the stone mason, who likes to start and complete one project, has galavanted off to start the next big project. I’m like “we’re … Continue reading

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The Fourth Quarter 

It’s the start of the fourth quarter here and the excitement is building. The first three-quarters were like a

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One Behind Us 

At long long last one wall is behind us. It seems to all of us that we’ve been doing these crazy retaining walls forever.  In less than a month of getting underway in the late spring we have the first … Continue reading

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