Above left, the backyard about a year ago. Above right, about a month ago. At top is the casita at the rear of the yard; beneath it is the terrace off the main house. That’s 381 square meters, or over 4,000 square feet, of interior construction and almost as much space devoted to terraces and garden space. We’re heading into Christmas week, and ending an incredible year. Thank you, Mérida, for being there.
In January, we were grateful just to see foundations and some cinderblock outlining the shape of future rooms. I’ve enjoyed documenting bits and pieces of this project online, and I’m grateful for the feedback and encouragement I’ve gotten from readers.
I’m grateful that today, friends went by on a walk and saw [Read more…]