Category Archives: Cleanup

Ball massacre

There was a grand ball deflating today. I managed not to stab myself accidentally which was amazing for me. Lee gets nervous when I use knives. After much slashing and stabbing the ball massacre was finished leaving me with a … Continue reading

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Ball graveyard

When Lee and I bought this house it came with a ball graveyard. An odd thing to have but kind of funny. The owner said he tried to pile them all in one spot because of them being all over … Continue reading

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Two days of effort: Major improvements and back pain

This weekend Lee and I decided to tackle the fence line that ran down the middle of our property. This wasn’t a small challenge, as most the  fence line was covered in sticker vines. The first thing I did was … Continue reading

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The day of fires

Burn season is coming to a close soon. That made us try to hurry up and burn the four piles we had around the property. With those piles burned that means we have had 12 burn piles so far this … Continue reading

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Taking out Hazel nut trees

Lee and I have been working on taking out some small Hazel nut trees. Mostly we did it by hand with a saw and a hatchet. One tree we used my fathers chainsaw until it pooped out and another tree … Continue reading

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No more trash please!

Today I decided to clean up by the wood shack. It’s been an eyesore and I thought it would be a quick and easy job of taking down brambles and picking up some boards. Um, no such luck. It started … Continue reading

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Dramatic change in the front of the house

I have been looking forward to this day ever since we moved in. We had the two Port Orford Cedars by the front of the house taken out. They were way to close and blocked a lot of light. Along … Continue reading

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Clean up behind the barn is mostly done

Remember this? We’ve been busy. This is what this section looks like now.

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Burning again

I got burn pile seven and eight done today. Yup, another exciting news flash.

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Notice anything different?

This weekend was very busy. Lee built another wood rack, we bought a used mower and then I mowed for hours trying to get the grass under control by the house, we went to the dump and got rid of … Continue reading

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