Date archive for May, 2015
By David Gaines On Monday, May 25th, 2015

New Edging Behind House

While at Home Depot, I saw these edging bricks that were different that gave me an idea. Behind the house along the sidewalk, the edging there looks terrible. The side bordering Sproles’ house. So, I bought More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

At Least Someone Is Putting The Watering Can To Use

One day I’m going to have to install a soaker/sprinkler system in the flower bed in the front yard. The rose bushes, and the huge non-descript one that Nduku dislikes, sit under the awning. It’s More...

By David Gaines On Sunday, May 17th, 2015

Rhododendron Flowers Actually Blossoming

After several attempts and a level of patience I wasn’t sure if I’d have, looks like the rhododendrons are going to make it. Not only are they growing, they’re also blooming. When I More...

By David Gaines On Sunday, May 10th, 2015

New Plants for Side of House: Coral Bells and Enchanted Indigo

I was going to lay the retainer wall bricks all the way down to the shed first, then build up until it was time to start planting. But, I changed my mind.  More...

By David Gaines On Saturday, May 2nd, 2015

Visiting the Embassy of Costa Rica for PassportDC

Each year we like to visit the various embassies open to the public as part of PassportDC. It was a bit crowded this year, with lines around the block for some of the more popular embassies, but we got More...