and so it begins

July 17, 2014By erikActivities, My Place

I feel like I am doing something really dumb trying to sand all of this crap myself but heck why not? So far I am making good progress but man it is a bit of a hill. Also I got dusty as hell last time.

Update on the house

February 18, 2013By erikActivities, Design Stuff, My Place 945 Comments

Here is a cool update on the house. The front entry garden and fountain are done up. I was able to rehab the old plumbing and install a new pump and bowl for the fountain system. The dirt was bone dry and sandy. Had to dig out a ton of it so the plants wouldn’t … Read More

Mega table almost done

December 5, 2012By erikActivities, Blog, My Place 735 Comments

Living in the outer rings of the cliff is really peaceful and quiet. A bit unusual but I am getting acquainted with it. The place I live in is damn fine and I am still scratching my head about people paying the big bucks in fancy “old oak cliff” ain’t it funny? Seems like only … Read More

1434 When I purchased it.

October 17, 2012By erikMy Place

This is a set of images from the house when I first purchased it. It has come a long way. I dug these pictures up when I was looking through a storage drive. It is really interesting to see because there has been such a marvelous transformation. I am wrestling with all the considerations of … Read More

Life the universe and curry.

October 16, 2012By erikBlog, My Place 422 Comments

this Tuesday, typical of a Texas winter is a balmy 68Ā° outside. The moisture clings onto every part of you and is pretty inescapable. I decided to take a stroll up to Nandina a local restaurant on Greenville Avenue, it is really pretty good however recently the crowds seem to thin out during normal hours … Read More

Music video of my house back when it was really really creepy.

February 17, 2012By erikMy Place

Take a look, it is pretty creepy! If you dare! šŸ™‚ This was shot for a band called School of the Seven Bells. Neat duo. They seemed to have a fun timeĀ indulgingĀ in the empty ol’Ā place and I had a good time watching a neat video getting made in my spooky hollow.