The never ending story with my adventures on home remodeling and building a bathroom continues. In todays part 3 I will tell you a brief...
The other day my aunt visited us at our country house, we spent some lovely time together, and while somewhere in the woods near Akmenrags...
Akmenrags Lighthouse (Latvian: Akmeņraga bāka) - a lighthouse on the Latvian coast of the Baltic Sea,...
It seems I have a new tradition - for the second year in the row I have captured beautiful morning mist in our country house backyard....
Yes, that's correct, you can get a decent budget laptop for $200 and less. Are you looking for a laptop to take with you on your travels,...
Recently I featured a post about how we built a rock garden in the front of our country house. I reported a lovely sunset just shortly. In...
As my blog gets older (It has been launched in October 2013), more and more I receive different requests from different digital...
OK, I just need to finish this article as it has been in drafts section since November 2013 (Have no clue why I haven't finished it for so...
Georgia will never end to surprise you, so today after finish concreting tasks for my country house foundation I spent some time reading...
This Summer spoiled us with a lovely sunsets, but one of the most empathic had been observed  in front of our house at rock...
The other day I did perform a minor upgrade from Drupal 7.43 to Drupal 7.50, and was a bit scarred when noticed a huge warning page, at...
Here comes another update on home remodeling works - building a bathroom from scratch. After I successfully concreted stone wall it...
For the second year in the row we have one small and lovely neighbor - baby fox. Once we met him at the bus stop, looked amazing - fox...
In our garden we have a lot of rhubarbs, one thing you can make out of them is a rhubarb cake, but turns out there is at least one more...
The other day I first met with one of our closet neighbors, he approached me and told me, that in couple of days he will cover road (we are...
Today we made a rock garden from scratch, well almost. The thing is - idea to have a rock garden have always been in our minds, but we hadn...
Idea to have a nice garden pizza oven were sit first already last year, together with the works we started shaping a form of our rural...
This morning started with a surprise, I was still sleeping, when my partner awakened me and told - pond guys are digging. I was surprised,...
The other day - I was contacted by Elene, she introduced me with her project website-  www.waystogeorgia.com which features...
Welcome to the subjective TOP 20 Tbilisi and Tskneti restaurant list. This is the second annual Tbilisi restaurant top crafted by me,...
In this article you will find 36 popular and not very well known tourism objects in Tbilisi, Georgia. Those are places I have visited and documented during for the past 5 years, by living as an...
At the start of March 2016, after about a two year break I once again visited lovely Black Sea resort town - Batumi. I decided to wrap up a simple things to do list, based on my experience in Batumi...
At start of May 2016, we went on a short two day trip to Lithuania, we had no goal or destination planned. Just a spontaneous trip idea. Unfortunetly our car broke somewhere in middle of nowhere...
Planing your next trip to the Pearl of Caucasus - Tbilisi? Spending hours researching Lonely Planet, TripAdvisor and travel blogs? I'm here to help you, save time on researches...
Prefer exploring Georgia on your own, you call yourself and indie, even a rough traveler? Then this guide is for you - explore Mtskheta by your own - no tourist groups, just you and your free...
Day trips to region of Kakheti in Georgia are quite possible and I would actually recommend to take one if you have a chance.. I have explored region of Kakheti in different ways (mostly by...
August 26, 2016
Beam Strengthening on Stone Wall - Building Bathroom from Scratch - Part 3 The never ending story with my adventures on home remodeling and building a bathroom continues. In todays part 3 I will tell you a brief photo story how I strengthened a beam on the stone wall. See part 1 and learn more how I actually concreted this stone wall, while in part 2 see how we actually installed first bearing beams above bathroom ceiling. I'm of course talking not only about bathroom...
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August 15, 2016
Beam Replacement for Old house - Building Bathroom from Scratch - Part 2 Here comes another update on home remodeling works - building a bathroom from scratch. After I successfully concreted stone wall it was time to install new beams. For this side of house we did not had any beams installed (ok, they were, but they were rotted, as the roof was leaky, see how we changed a roof) A while ago I ordered beams at local sawmill (beams are 20cm X 20cm) and about...
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August 12, 2016
Gravel for road surface and rock garden The other day I first met with one of our closet neighbors, he approached me and told me, that in couple of days he will cover road (we are sharing together) with a gravel. I already mentioned it in my previous post about pond works.  I asked what kind of gravel does he is using for road surface, and decided it would be a good idea to have a little bit gravel for upcoming home foundation...
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August 11, 2016
Building a Rock Garden Today we made a rock garden from scratch, well almost. The thing is - idea to have a rock garden have always been in our minds, but we hadn't yet figured out how to solve the biggest question - rocks. We had already idea of place were rock garden will be situated (in front of house, were use to had been a dump - see: The Big Spring Territory Cleanup ) Luckily after pond works were done,...
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