Let it grow

It has been quiet around here, I know. I think our slow internet connection at home is the main reason, but also I went through a rough patch where I didn't feel like I had anything to share here. Things have turned around faster than I could have imagined, and I am feeling inspired and [...]

Happy B-Day, me!

I spent the entire day in a car, which is not really how I had planned it but the important part is: I was at our new home before the end of the day. This sunrise greeted me when I got up that morning: Quite the appropriate start, don't you think? Something really strange and [...]

Indestructible | Plant life

The deal with the house has felt so right and so real the whole time to me that making the down-payment (this past Monday) doesn't even seem like that big of a milestone. The house has felt like ours the whole time. Not even the fact that we're still waiting for an appointment with a [...]

Indian-Per

Last night we visited a former colleague of Peter's. They don't call him "Indian-Per" for nothing: he's single-handedly turned the farm he bought into a ranch. This guy really has an eye (and two hands) for details. I took some pix, check it out: So inspiring to meet someone with a vision and so much [...]

The importance of back doors | Feng Shui

Now for the houses and their lucky and unlucky areas. According to the compass school of Feng Shui, there are eight different types of houses, depending on which compass point the back door is facing. (It doesn't seem to matter, whether your house actually has a back door, it's automatically the side opposite the side [...]