Tag Archive: diy

Making Something Beautiful

The last few weeks have been extremely challenging, since I have quit smoking I have been going for a lot of really long walks and trying to keep myself as busy as possible. I am EXTREMELY grateful for my Family’s… Read more >

Summertime Rolls/ Jon’s Inferno

I think there are many things that roll in the the summer, many things become unbearable in the heat and we often ponder the thought collection of “What am I doing here?” There’s no logical reason that anyone would chose… Read more >

New Project

What’s happening in the Sadler house today? On this Sunday during Memorial Day Weekend? After so many struggles and focusing on what I am no longer able to do, Sarina and I decided that it was time for something new,… Read more >

Let’s Try Something Different!

I am pretty sure there are lots of different degrees of “happiness” and “Hell”. The feeling I get when I put my hands in the dirt, then watch my plants grow is euphoria! I can’t put these feelings into words…. Read more >

An “Acceptable amount of Loss”

My wife, Sarina has discussed the challenge with organic gardening does not ease with the purchase of organic plants, seeds, and soil. It is a constant battle against nature.I know a lot about gardening in the desert, however, sometimes I… Read more >

Focusing On What You Can Do

While trying to heal from my injury over a month ago, it is easy to find myself in despair. I have written about how I was no longer going to talk about the pain and how I was doing. I… Read more >

Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

Sometimes the answers are found in the most unlikely places. A stranger, a friend, when you feel the most lost, when you turn your music on shuffle, thinking you will find only the same depression you feel in your heart…. Read more >

I’m pretty tired

I think life is kinda entertaining and with all the spirals, loops, and turns… This week I have struggled with the ability of my hands and arms. I have watched many of my dreams crumble. I was blessed by my family… Read more >

Puppies Are Work!

People have always told me how wonderful and rewarding gardening and dogs can be. I believe they forgot to inform me how much work they both can be. The mix can be a “Never Ending Story” of opportunities and challenges. Most… Read more >

Reuse! Recycle!

A ton of people tell me it’s too expensive to start a garden, and honestly I couldn’t agree more!  This is why we Re-use and Recycle our plants. The start up cost is substantial. I won’t even lie. However there… Read more >