Catching up on Yard Work

yard workRecently, life  has been crazy-busy; totally out of sync with my normal-busy “schedule.” I’ve been busy at work, busy at home; and then to top it off, my room mate has been in the hospital for knee-replacement surgery. This has put her own schedule out-of-whack as well. She has always helped out with grocery shopping and dealing with yard work.

So for the past two weeks, I’ve been scrambling around trying to keep up with my To-Do list as well as hers–needless to say, things are not running smoothly.

Sunny Day=Yard Work

We’ve had two beautiful weekends in a row now, so you’d think things would be getting back to normal. Now that the gardener has come back–YES, they have! I’ve been trying to keep things watered and trimmed; and the lawn has finally gotten mowed. Thank goodness for that because it was getting hard to see Teddy, my little brown dog, through the tall grass.yard work

The Results of Hard Work

The gardener finally made it to my yard; I trimmed and watered and swept and cleaned. I made sure I had a bottle of chardonnay chilling in the fridge. and once it was close enough to happy hour to rationalize a drink…..
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Care to join me?


  1. Very pretty yard! No matter what the task, it ALWAYS feels so good that you pushed yourself and achieved what you hoped for! The reward of wine is a good thing too!

    • So true! It doesn’t ever hurt that the weather was perfect; especially since I’m usually cooped up in an office all day during the week!

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