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Well that's one way to join a party

Jumping off a balcony into a pool is a good way to almost die.


Rethinking a Space

Rethinking the use of a space can be more about rearranging what you already own than about purchasing something new.

Today, under Marlin’s bewildered supervision (Marlin is our Golden Retriever) I dragged a small breakfast table from our guest room balcony (which is primarily used to dry clothes in the breeze) to a smaller balcony that is off our bedroom (which is never used but boasts what we call a “picuzzi”, or a jacuzzi-sized pool with no heater).   64 more words

Balcony Garden Make-over

This weekend I finally got around to a bit of balcony landscaping.

I found this wooden bench on the street on hard rubbish night. It looks as if it was painted dark brown some time in the mid-eighties, but I sensed its potential (it’s what’s on the inside that counts when it comes to friends and wooden furniture). 283 more words



The hiatus on the DIY front has been lifted. Well, not like it was self imposed. Bloody Masters ran out of timber I needed. For about a month. 474 more words