It’s been a couple years since I wrote in this blog. Things have been quite busy here on many levels. In 2019, we had a greywater system installed, built a large pond, more gardens and planted a ton of trees. In 2020, we had a raging wildfire, called The Bobcat Fire, that came through our…Read more »
Gil is about 11 years old, and he’s got a lot to do with why we needed land. You can’t raise a dinosaur without giving him space. If you look over my Building A Garden page, you can see the step-by-step process of creating a raised bed that can keep a tank like Gil out. In…Read more »
Land Ho! We’ve been here almost a year, and it feels so great to have my fingers back in the dirt, transforming the landscape even a little. I’m also getting back to art and writing my own music. I’m able to breathe by taking long breaks from being online and connecting to those few who…Read more »
This blog is all about the slow transformation of our desert land. Through building wind and shade systems, water features and finding solutions to the many challenges of living in the desert.