Despite these cozy spaces, mountains just outside the windows make it hard for the family to stay inside. Several patios create a variety of outdoor settings, and Ginger says she and Larry will often move furniture around to make new vignettes, such as a table for two or a duo of Adirondacks.
Scattered about in the garden, livestock water troughs become non-traditional vegetable gardens that can be easily rotated with the seasons, while overflowing pots and brilliant blooms are tucked in every corner. “Nature doesn’t stop; you can find beauty anywhere you turn in a gardener’s yard,” Ginger says. And, as it were, inside a carpenter’s home.