Monthly Archives: August 2014

Morning Update, 29 August 2014

The last week or so, it’s been hot and dry every day–but the mornings have been really, truly amazing.  No humidity, in the 60s to low 70s. Cool, refreshing, and wonderful. It’s been wonderful to get up in the morning … Continue reading

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Weekend Update–24 August 2014

It’s been a hot and heavy penultimate week of August–which is exactly what you’d expect for South Carolina, but also a bit of a shock after the relative cool we had for a while. There’s also been no rain for … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Maintenance

Hard work and sweat this morning. It doesn’t seem like I did a whole lot, but here’s what’s happened this morning: Matt mowed and swept the pine straw into piles yesterday.  I took the pine straw piles and scattered the … Continue reading

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Quick Update

It has been a very humid and wet weekend.  Hopefully some sunshine will peek through over the next few days and help out all the plants.  Here’s a quick update of what’s going on in the yard and garden: Eunonymous … Continue reading

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Monday, 4 August 2014

Today, I decided to build a grape arbor. It wasn’t as sudden as all that.  As you’ve gleaned from other posts, Meredith and I have a large wild grape vine that has grown up a tree (or three), and grown … Continue reading

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Weekend Update, 3 August 2014

Weekend update from Meredith: Yesterday it rained continuously. But it was a nice rain, steady but not heavy. Therefore, no roof leaks! Yay! Brunch with friends was lovely and our friend Ali suggested I make my backyard into a Bird … Continue reading

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2 August 2014

Another cool, rainy day. It’s incredible that the depth of summer in SC has, for the last few days, felt like early spring. We’ve been sleeping with the windows open, and the steady, beautiful rain has made the bright, dusty … Continue reading

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