Monthly Archives: July 2012

summer outing

On Tuesday, my company had its annual summer outing. We went to Spectacle Island (one of the Harbor Islands). It was great to just relax and take a breather for a day. I work with great people, and I had a really fun day. We walked around the island, ate a delicious lunch, and lounged on the […]

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blooming in our yard

I’ve been really tired lately. Really, really tired. When I get home from work, all I want to do is sleep. But I have other things to do, like eat dinner, work on custom projects, and (most importantly) spend time in our yard. We’re totally in love with these nettles. They’re sorta crazy awesome, don’t you […]

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backyard at dusk

You know what’s the best? Coming home and spending time in the backyard! At our last apartment, there was small backyard. But our landlord/neighbor was so nosey that we never felt comfortable spending any time back there (plus, it was sorta trashy). But now, we have this glorious backyard all to ourselves. It feels like […]

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happy independence day

Enjoy the holiday! Calling it Independence Day, rather than the 4th of July, helps me remember how very special this day is. I took this photo on Saturday, on our way to the America’s Cup.

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america’s cup in newport, ri

Saturday we went to Newport, Rhode Island to watch the America’s Cup with our friends. It was a perfect day, and we had such fun with our friends. We don’t get to see them often enough, and we’ll take whatever we can get! [photo by Eric]

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pepper grass green

We are painting our kitchen pepper grass green. Here’s an in-progress photo. (By we, I totally mean Eric.) We’re almost done with this color now, and it really looks awesome. Next step: cabinet doors. They’ll be a paler, more yellow-y green. I’m so excited. Yay for colors! After years and years of living in dirty-looking-white […]

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Sara this is the exact color i imagined when you were describing it and it looks great! perfect for a kitchen!

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