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Your Backyard's on Fire!

Recently my husband decided to smoke a brisket to take back to Indiana with us on a visit we were planning. It was a Sunday morning and he had gotten up around 6:15 am to start the process. 1,176 more words

Best Backyard Wedding Ever!

This day was something special to remember is for sure! Monica is one of my closest best friends. We went to different elementary schools but in 7th grade we became friends. 499 more words


Of Varied Thrushes, a Douglas Squirrel, and a Bib for the Calico Cat

Every shortening day, the drama unfolds out our back window in the pine woods of Bend, Oregon. Varied Thrushes glowing orange and black enter the scene in the first light, foraging among pine needles that skirt manzanita bushes. 1,203 more words


Portrait of Play 2017, Week 45

Papou called and asked if we wanted a couple toys for the kids that he got for free from somewhere. We immediately told him no, but then what he was describing made me realize we could keep it outside. 97 more words

Portrait Of Play Project

On Pose

This pretty Northern Flicker (Colaptes auratus) has become a regular visitor to our suet feeder.


I'm 66 Years Old and Live in My Daughter's Backyard

(Source: www.housebeautiful.com)

When Meredith Stannard, 66, retired from her job earlier this year, her soon-to-be-former coworkers couldn’t wait to see the tiny house she and her partner Elyse Zandonella, 69, had decided to downsize into. 881 more words

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Outside Patio Tips & Tricks: Tiny apartment patio decorating ideas

We all here have experience an apartment where there is no backyard or a backyard that is too small to do anything fun. Well, here are some tips and ideas that will help enhance the lives of those who also suffer the tiny and boring apartment patio like I do. 295 more words