Category Archives: @ amber lane

The Yard, Part IV: Unexpected Side Yard

If you haven’t finished your sandwich, you can keep munching as you read Part IV. This Part ties it all together so, if you thought we were crazy during Parts I and II, now you’ll see there was always —

The Yard, Part IV: Unexpected Side Yard

If you haven’t finished your sandwich, you can keep munching as you read Part IV. This Part ties it all together so, if you thought we were crazy during Parts I and II, now you’ll see there was always —

The Yard, Part III: Parklet (Part 2…)?!

Now we get to the good stuff! We got back to Amber Lane on March 1 and, since then, have jumped right in to a wide variety of “outside projects”. This represents my first attempts at gardening. Well, technically my

The Yard, Part III: Parklet (Part 2…)?!

Now we get to the good stuff! We got back to Amber Lane on March 1 and, since then, have jumped right in to a wide variety of “outside projects”. This represents my first attempts at gardening. Well, technically my

The Yard, Part II: The Copper Table

Just as Part I was a little unexpected, so is Part II. I’m working chronologically for this four-part series – which is neither a great representation of time or logic. But, nonetheless, is the story in full. So, next up

The Yard, Part II: The Copper Table

Just as Part I was a little unexpected, so is Part II. I’m working chronologically for this four-part series – which is neither a great representation of time or logic. But, nonetheless, is the story in full. So, next up

A Yard, in Four Parts. Part 1: The Trash Wall

Hello! We are running in a MILLION directions right now, more than usual even. But we’re hanging in there. And I’ve promised many of you some long-awaited updates. I was going to do a separate “family and friends” album and

A Yard, in Four Parts. Part 1: The Trash Wall

Hello! We are running in a MILLION directions right now, more than usual even. But we’re hanging in there. And I’ve promised many of you some long-awaited updates. I was going to do a separate “family and friends” album and

Gallery Window + An Obscene # of Weeks Later…

What it really boils down to is the pants. When I wake up these days, my first question is “what pants do I put on?” and it’s often QUITE hard to answer. My stained work pants? Great for yard work,

Gallery Window + An Obscene # of Weeks Later…

What it really boils down to is the pants. When I wake up these days, my first question is “what pants do I put on?” and it’s often QUITE hard to answer. My stained work pants? Great for yard work,

Week 6 it is! + LAWS of our SNS Part II

Morning observation to Fitz the other day, ” You know, soon, we’re going to have to give this place away – to everyone else.” Followed by my, “Are you ready for that?” Followed by… silence. Even Miles, our red bear,

Week 6 it is! + LAWS of our SNS Part II

Morning observation to Fitz the other day, ” You know, soon, we’re going to have to give this place away – to everyone else.” Followed by my, “Are you ready for that?” Followed by… silence. Even Miles, our red bear,

The Long and Winding Story of our Straight + Narrow Staircase, Part I

Week 4 is done and now into Week 5 we slide, still – more or less – on schedule. Or at least breathing. We can’t get our plumber to motivate to finish ONE DAY OF WORK, although he does call

The Long and Winding Story of our Straight + Narrow Staircase, Part I

Week 4 is done and now into Week 5 we slide, still – more or less – on schedule. Or at least breathing. We can’t get our plumber to motivate to finish ONE DAY OF WORK, although he does call