the high desert model home in process

perfect weather has arrived
we luxuriate in opening up all the sliding doors

even the bathroom is open to the fresh air

Oleana loves our new curtains

bath time

spring flowers are blooming

Summer plays hide and seek with Oleana

the new bench has a nice hand-hewn quality that contrasts
nicely with the aluminum and glass

Olee's friend Summer sitting on the new bench

almost done

halfway there

we salvaged a tree from another construction project of Chris'
here's what it looked like right after the first longitudinal cut
just before we slid the scrap piece off