My Back Yard

In The Evening

After the sun sets below the western mountains I enjoy setting here, the warm breeze blowing around. A cold brew in hand, the birds settling in for the soon to come darkness in the valley. A part of my Las… Read More ›

Vegas Life

Palm trees, mountains and sunshine. I love my Mojave life! It was a huge decision and was given more than plenty of thought before finally making the decision to stay in my adopted city. Good on me!!

This Week’s Forecast

Bloody hot is the forecast for Las Vegas Valley for the next several days, it’s the dog days of summer right now. Can you take the heat? Gladly, homes here are constructed to handle our scorching environment. ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐ŸŒต Click the… Read More ›

The Old Spigot

Not an exciting photo but it shows the age of my home nicely. I’m not a fan of the stucco style on the house but all homes in this subdivision have identical stucco. The stucco needs repair and fresh paint!

Adding a Few More Yards

Yesterday I added three bags of these number two wood chips I purchased at a Gardening center. Looking at the chips last eve after they were spread out, I decided to just go ahead and do the entire area between… Read More ›

Don’t Eat This

The other day I pulled four dying bushes from my backyard, they just can’t handle the Las Vegas summer heat! I used the red cedar chips to fill in the holes where the root balls were which of course dropped… Read More ›

Up Your Palm!

Here’s a goofy photo – I had the 10-20mm wide angle lens attached, just randomly put the camera against the tree. Cool! ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜Ž๐ŸŒด

The Burnt Meat Macros

Early this morning I took a pound of ground round to the backyard and burnt it up before it goes bad. Meat can thaw for only so long, right? So I had some extra protein for breakfast today. Yum! I… Read More ›