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Powder Tower

Dear Ladies, and Gentlemen as appropriate, Riga’s Powder Tower is not a fashionable place to powder your nose. Rather, it part of the Latvian War Museum but more on that later. 497 more words

Riga - Old City

Old friends, new start

After yet another week of winter, I hope that spring is finally back for good.

In fact, each year I worry whether my plants will make it through the cold weeks of winter, some of which were particularly hard this year with temperatures way below 0 degrees Celsius. 76 more words


Almost there

Hi, peeps, what have you been up to lately? ;-) This week I rented my apartment to a Marketing School and they’ve been filming something so loud that my neighbours were asking if I had a Swingers party in there. 230 more words


Home Decor: The Balcony Set

In love with my new balcony furniture! Got this new patio set at Target that includes ottomans and an accent table (with storage!). It’s made out of all-weather resin wicker which is perfect for the volatile Florida weather. 35 more words


How to Make Home Balcony Railings Safe for Children

Home balconies pose potential hazards for toddlers.

Even though your toddler loves spending time outside and the balcony provides an enjoyable space for family gatherings

Some re-potting

Here’s another batch of trees I re-potted. I still have a few more to go but the weather has been real crap lately. Beech, some hornbeam, my new hazel and some others still haven’t opened their buds! 62 more words