Goodwill Commercial

I mentioned a few weeks ago that our house was used to shoot a commercial for the Goodwill of Denver. We were connected to the location scout for the production agency through our real estate agent, Shannon Stanbro. They were here for about 12 hours with a crew shooting in our master bedroom and our…

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This Landscape is Killing Me

I’ve battled the landscape all week. Little plants are so easy to just pop in the ground and mulch up. But, these 17 Buckthorn shrubs about killed me. I needed to haul in about 20 wheel barrels of dirt to build up the space, then compost, then planting, then mulching. And, they are threatening to…

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I love my Neighbors

Even though I had hoped to post for 30 consecutive days to celebrate the Denver Modernism Show & our 5280 Magazine Article, this weekend got crazy fast! ┬áMy Arapahoe Acres neighbor, Cecilia, and I have been trying to potluck some meals when both of our husbands’ are working in China. (Her husband is a Landscape…

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Denver Modern Driving Tour

I love reading the incoming search terms on the website. I’ve been seeing lots of incoming traffic for “Denver Modern Houses Driving Tour” and other derivations. I hope that means that lots of people are coming to Denver for the Denver Modernism Show at the end of the month. Or, maybe our modern loving Denverites…

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Before & After Pics

Well, maybe we’re not completely to AFTER yet. Maybe more “in-progress” pics. But, when I tripped on some of our back yard pics before we started the addition. Big difference. I do miss having trees and we planning five fruit trees and a big shade tree right by our office. Notice I’m only showing pictures…

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Landscape Progress

It’s been a challenge tackling our house projects with Tim traveling to Hong Kong and China 1-2 weeks every month. I think we’re headed into month 18 of that routine? So, sometimes I try to keep projects moving when he’s gone. I don’t always do so good. It’s hard to be motivated when you’re alone.…

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