Sheds and Outbuildings

Amsterdam playhouse via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle | 14 August 2016

Do you have a favorite city? The place you would choose to live if you could choose to live anywhere? Mine is Amsterdam. I love...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 29 July 2013

I am desperately trying to finish off some projects that have been carrying on for too long.  One of which is the pergola over the...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 30 May 2013

My husband never fails to point out how much he loves the handful of small stone houses that are scattered hills around where we live....

Posted by rochelle greayer | 26 April 2013

I know this news might not be as exciting to you as it is to me….but nonetheless my excitement for this announcement borders (irrationally) on...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 13 April 2013

  I’m planning a heck of a party this summer and ground zero for the shindig will be my barn.  I’m lucky to have a...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 21 March 2013

I have greenhouse envy (especially this time of year where, I had something lovely like this, — there would be a whole load of little...

how to build a stick fort www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer | 15 March 2013

Toys that leave something to the imagination are hard to come by.   Even harder are those that actually aim to encourage your kids to...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 14 February 2013

This is a special Valentines edition of our Thursday garden makeovers.   Its pretty flowers and charming white walls are so valentines cheery. But mostly...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 04 February 2013

I find the idea behind Jerry Sohn’s desert garden rooms unbelievably inspiring.   Wanting a place in the vast landscape of the Mojave Desert  (where he owns...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 02 January 2013

Hayden Regina – creator of the Hobbit Houses at Fernwood Botanical Gardens in Niles, Michigan – is joining us today to share how he created...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 29 November 2012

This caught my eye this morning….I find it funny how this type of advertising makes me infinitely more interested in the house than a typical...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 12 November 2012

I’m looking for a new place to work.  My old beloved cafe recently closed and the new tenants are rather adamantly anti-WIFI.  It is a sentiment I...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 05 November 2012

I’m going to share these horrible pictures with you (and then as soon as I hit publish I will have quickly get another couple posts...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 11 October 2012

I am always in need of a workspace, one that doesn’t involve me pulling out the vaccuum cleaner to tidy up when I am done...

modern shed garden plans via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer | 14 June 2012

About a month ago Kim asked (over on the Studio ‘g’ fb page) if I knew of any great shed plans.  I didn’t then, but...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 11 June 2012

As I plan for our next big glamping adventure (next month!)  I am daydreaming about the possibilities to make our  home garden a little more glamping friendly....

Posted by rochelle greayer | 07 June 2012

We have promised some friends a wooded corner of our property to use in tree-house experiments.   We already have a tree-house in progress of...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 26 April 2012

My husband and I have been day dreaming about turning our lower and unused three stall horse barn into some sort of fun summer house. ...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 12 March 2012

You are going to have to indulge me this week as I fully expect that the arrival of a puppy will have a huge impact...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 27 February 2012

I think this sort of thing is always a good way to start a week.   It just makes me think……And why not?   And...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 13 February 2012

Did you know, wooden buildings often aren’t arbitrarily red? Falu red (pronounced “FAH-loo”, in Swedish it’s Falu rödfärg) is the name of a Swedish, deep red...