Monthly Archives: April 2012

Backyard Design Tips for a Homeowner

I consulted with an interior designer in order to get a professional perspective on ¬†outdoor space. Oftentimes, people forgo hiring a designer because they feel it is a lavish expenditure. I would argue that hiring a designer can help you … Continue reading

Posted in Brooklyn | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Backyard Makeover: Part II

The cobblestone floor is almost done and we’re about halfway through painting each fence. As with any project, we started off with a small idea that just kept growing. Initially, we were only going to paint our old fence a … Continue reading

Posted in Brooklyn | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Backyard Makeover: Part I

Maybe it’s that first year homeowner’s itch, but Fiance and I couldn’t help ourselves. We were in our kitchen one day, looking out into the yard and starting talking about all the fun BBQ’s it will hold. We love entertaining … Continue reading

Posted in Brooklyn | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Brooklyn Bike Patrol

There is an organization in Brooklyn called ‘Brooklyn Bike Patrol‘ and they exist for the sole purpose of safely escorting women from subway stations to their homes in the late hours of the night. They operate from 8pm until 3:00am … Continue reading

Posted in Brooklyn, Gowanus | Tagged , | Leave a comment