Archive - May 2011

What’s Missing

As the Bungalow yard was being finished up we ran out of grass. Just a few more roles and the park strip would be finished, but by then we were finished. So I planned to get sod the next day, but it’s lucky we ran out of sod because...

The Bungalow Gets Grass: FINALLY!

Getting grass has been a long process.  Since July 2010 we’ve been working to get the bungalow grass starting here. This last week the front yard was growing weeds again, so I knew it was time to hunker down and order sod. And I ...

Bak’n some Bacon

Here is a super easy and fast way to make super yummy bacon. The first thing you do is put aluminum foil on a regular cookie sheet. (The correct terminology for the type of pan I am actually referring to is called a jelly roll pan, but...

Industrial Reality Shot

When you live with the Renovation Whisperer Easter ends up looking a little more “industrial” than most depictions. Happy Thursday! –Cath

Dog Days

A friend of mine went out of town for Mother’s Day and needed someone to watch her dogs. Since Xyla, the doggy diva, LOVES company we said we’d watch them. So for two days we were a three dog household. A Boston Terrier, a...

The Bungalow Gets Trees

It’s been a winter and The Bungalow has not gotten grass. But it did get some trees. A few weeks back Costco had some incredible deals on trees and shrubs.  We ended up buying 10+ plants for the front and back yard and have slowly...

Hair

Missy L and Missy K have beautiful strawberry blond hair.  Generally I don’t think much about, aside from it fitting their faces and personalities.  But sometimes photos help draw out features that we otherwise acknowledge, but...

Tulip Festival Portraits and Mini Fusion

Last week we went as a family to the Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival.  It’s held every year at the Thanksgiving Point Gardens in Lehi, Utah.  (See last years pics here.) The gardens are huge, as in 55-acres huge, and there are...