Author Archives: Rocky

Shameful

This post was found in my draft box, 7 months old…shameful…and completely outdated… All I can say is that my blogging consistency has been absolutely shameful this last two months. I looked at the date of my last post, 7/27/11, … Continue reading

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Life…

Almost two weeks and not a word…It has become a standoff between me and the computer at home. I walk by the dreary office, that desperately needs some attention, and quickly shut the door so the computer does not stare back at … Continue reading

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Fitting the Mold

When we started our outdoor fire pit project we couldn’t wait to get to the point when we could try our hand at pouring our own concrete tops . After watching/obsessing  over countless DIY videos/tutorials on how to set up the … Continue reading

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The little things in life

The last few weeks have been a dark period for me and the blogosphere. I have no excuses other then work and A Lot of out of town adventures. Between camping on the beach, Andy’s business trip to Egypt and … Continue reading

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Stack Stone

Once Andy finished with all of the back breaking work I was ready to step in and help with the stack stoning progress. We thought, and talked, a lot about how we wanted to finish the facade of the outdoor firepit. … Continue reading

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Shower Success!

In my last post I eluded to my big adventure trying to  fix up the bathroom while Andy was away. We are a bit conflicted over our downstairs bathroom. You see, we both have a problem just leaving the downstairs … Continue reading

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Party at 1508

So, last time I was able to write a post we were in a mad rush to get ready for out of town guests. I had a massive list of things to do: finish the outdoor fire pit, paint the … Continue reading

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Earth, Wind and FIRE!

I have posted a few random shots of the fire pit progression. After much ado, I am happy to announce that it is official: we have Fire! More specifically we have a fire pit. After a few hours of hard … Continue reading

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Too Busy…

This is going to be short, sweet and to the point. Work has been crazy + DIY projects around the house are at an all time high = no time for posting In order to keep ourselves motivated Andy and I have set a … Continue reading

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Death of a Tree

Avatar fans out there may not want to read this post; it could be too painful… Now that I have put out the disclaimer I can move on. When we bought 1508 we were both excited to inherit a couple … Continue reading

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