Posts by chasing

Original Cabinetry

Original Cabinetry

Original Floors

Original Floors

  Now that you know the layout of the place, here’s a more focused look at the flooring.

Theme update and WordPress tips

Theme update and WordPress tips

This week I’ve spent about 5X my allocated blogging time on adjusting the layout and troubleshooting.  Here are some lessons...

Wretched Hive Tour – Episode I

Wretched Hive Tour – Episode I

  Welcome to our humble and wretched hive of villainy! Here’s the walk-through you’ve been waiting for!

They’re baaaack!

They’re baaaack!

Do you see something in the photo that doesn’t belong? …other than the construction debris?

Stripping the old fireplace

Stripping the old fireplace

  As I mentioned in the last post, several people independently told us that the original fireplace tiles might be...

The old fireplace

The old fireplace

  The building is a duplex.  We plan to live in one side and rent out the other.  I’ll refer...

Ridding the yard of an invasive scourge

Ridding the yard of an invasive scourge

Himalayan blackberry (Rubus armeniacus) is one of the most intractable invasive plants in the Pacific Northwest.  It grows quickly, smothering other...

Still Chasing Mirages

Still Chasing Mirages

A new incarnation of this blog has finally clawed its way through the birthing canal, a sticky, bloody, steaming mess.

Old Blog

Old Blog

Here is a link to the old blog about my travels in Asia.