2022, pallet projects, rustic DIY

Pallet projects: directional sign

Recently, I acquired a stack of pallets from work. I used most of them to build the raised beds you see in this post. I had a few planks of wood left over from that project, but I didn't want to throw it away. Burning treated wood is a no-no here, and we are under… Continue reading Pallet projects: directional sign

2022, life as a lumber, taking trips

Life as a Lumber: What We’ve Been Up To

My family and I just returned yesterday from Sevierville and Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. They were invited to compete in the Dance Machine National Competition at Sevierville Convention Center. We are very proud of their awesome season and we are excited to see what next season holds. These are some of my favorite pictures from the… Continue reading Life as a Lumber: What We’ve Been Up To

2022, life as a lumber, what's new

Life as a Lumber: long time, no post!

Happy rainy days to you I have meant to post more often. Really, I have. Truthfully, I got myself into a posting rut and I ended up getting really busy trying to start our farm. Speaking of farming, we added four beautiful new chickens to our coop. Meet Cluck Norris the rooster, Maude, Ruby and… Continue reading Life as a Lumber: long time, no post!

2022, life as a lumber

Life as a lumber: what we’ve been up to

Basically, we have been doing a ton of farm stuff and lots of planting, watering and harvesting. Our first plant sale is scheduled for next Saturday if you’re local to me. We have lots of herbs and everything is organic. We’ve also been doing lots of home projects: we painted the front porch and spread… Continue reading Life as a lumber: what we’ve been up to

2022, life as a lumber

Life as a lumber: what we’ve been up to

Hello there! I have taken about two weeks off and with good reason: my school year ended and we had the girls’ dance recital. The recital went well- both girls danced amazingly well and my oldest won an award and a scholarship. We then followed our favorite band down to Wilmington where we had a… Continue reading Life as a lumber: what we’ve been up to