Author Archives: Tallraz



So, when we started, we had a weed infested small back yard.  I spent weeks pecking away at it trying to clear out the rocks and weed barriers that only compounded pulling the weeds that had grown through them.  In addition, we found that the local area was teeming with vermin that loved to dig up tender roots as a night time delicacy.  So what do you do when you are tired of the standing weeds, your wife wants to get her green thumb on in the garden, and the local pests keep attacking the more tender of plants?  You go up!

Now, I didn’t do all this on my own.  We turned to help from a landscaper to handle the brick work and handle the initial clean up.  What I had been pecking away at for several weekends they were able to do and more in just a couple of hours, then they put in the brick work for the raised bed and fire pit along with the pavers to the second garden behind the raised bed. » Read more

PaintBall – introduction


In general paintball is an interest to me as a hobby, I have friends who was been playing it for years, and several others that took the plunge recently, we as a collective group have done a fair amount of research on markers and tactics to improve our game and having seen several have to relearn the leasons of the more experienced players I wanted to start jotting down our thoughts and ideas for other.  Figured I would start up with some basic paintball terminology. » Read more