Archive for the ‘Lawn & Garden’ Category

May 24, 2011 0

spring has sprung…

By in Exterior, Lawn & Garden, Life, Me

After what seemed like an absolutely endless winter to me, spring is finally here! To say I’m breathing a sigh of relief would be an understatement (although allergies are trying to get in the way). Winter does not have a very “uplifting” effect on me at all, hence the quiet on here throughout the winter […]

December 5, 2010 3

catching up…

By in Exterior, Lawn & Garden, Life

Where does the time go? I can’t believe we are in the last month of the year. I don’t really like how fast the time goes but there isn’t much I can go about except go with the flow and try to make the best of the time I have. I’ve been away from my […]

November 14, 2010 1

beautiful fall day…

By in Lawn & Garden, Life, Me

Today was a gorgeous day and I was able to utilize a couple of hours this afternoon to do some long overdue raking and yard-work. It was high 50’s and slightly cloudy and I raked out all but two of my flower beds and most of my property perimeter in preparation of having my leaves […]

April 23, 2009 2

squirrel

By in Exterior, Lawn & Garden

This fat and sassy squirrel was foraging around in my rose garden last weekend, so I snapped some pictures of him through my window. I love squirrels, they seem so crafty! However, like many other people worldwide, I’m not sure I’m a big fan of squirrel nudity. Perhaps I should buy him some of these. […]

April 16, 2009 4

spring cleaning, of the outdoor variety

By in Exterior, Lawn & Garden

Hello everyone!! Spring has sprung and I’m back to blogging! I hope everyone had a pleasant and productive winter. Mine was crazy crazy crazy, but I emerged relatively unscathed. I’m in the middle of my Spring break, and I’ve been spending a lot of time working outside. I never had a chance to get my […]

August 27, 2008 2

freshly trimmed shrubs

By in Exterior, Lawn & Garden

My shrub maintenance man came yesterday to trim my shrubs! I love how they look when they are freshly trimmed. I used to hire out all my mowing and lawn work, especially last summer after I fell and tore a disc in my back (I was out of commission for a long time and I […]