Treehouses

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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 | 03 December 2012

Catching a glimpse of this picture on Pinterest, I was immediately inspired to learn more about the building and artist who created it.  What a find to...

lake garvan via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer | 07 June 2011

Completed and dedicated in 2006, the Anthony Chapel, designed by Jennings + McKee is the new star of the Garvan Gardens.   Garvan Gardens is...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 18 March 2011

Envy is almost getting the best of me.  One of my favorite regular bloggers has recently gone on an adventure that I long to embark...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 28 January 2011

I am drooling over the Yestermorrow Design Build School and though it is almost the end of January, I have a new, new years resolution....

Posted by rochelle greayer | 20 January 2011

Which should be the before and which should the the after? I decided, finally, to go with the more encouraging version. While it is snowy...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 26 March 2010

I found it!! ….This is the inspiration shot that is helping me get my head around the upgrades we plan to make to our tree...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 22 March 2010

Nearly a hundred years ago a Swedish born bean farmer named Axel Erlandson settled in California and in an effort to entertain his family he...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 09 February 2010

Known as the “Mother of all willow palaces” this living structure (palace really) was created in 1998 in Aeurstedt, Germany in the region between Weimar...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 03 February 2010

Trees are falling outside and it is SO utterly distracting.  I have the TV on to try and distract from the sound of chainsaws and...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 16 November 2009

Patrick Dougherty’s stick structures are captivating landscape art created from basic building materials (sticks). I learned about Patrick when I posted about Where the Wild...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 20 October 2009

I was so excited to take my little people  to see “Where the Wild Things Are” last Friday evening – though I had a little...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 20 October 2009

I have to share this treehouse with you….before it is gone.  Yes, the owner is sadly being forced to tear it down. Sprout mentioned this...

tree house kits www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer | 16 October 2009

The snow is falling outside for the first time this year and already I am longing for the days of summer (the days that I...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 09 August 2009

Location, Location, Location is the golden rule of real-estate that should be applied universally to outbuildings and play structures too.   By putting these buildings in...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 05 May 2009

You might remember early last December when we had a terrible ice storm here. While we still are cleaning up, we have decided to try...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 27 April 2009

This weekend was the final act of a project that has been on my mind in my que for over a year and half. It...

Posted by rochelle greayer | 15 April 2009

As the winter warms to spring, I am looking to build on to our tree platform…make it a tree house once and for all… I...