Yard work

I did some yardwork this morning and made a little platform for the newly completed garden utility box to sit on - level even. Here is it, painted and in its final resting place. Some paint touch-ups are needed for areas not touched during the initial paint spraying. I like it, and Ana has starting … Continue reading Yard work


Yesterday I ordered some landscape rock (1.5 tons) to be delivered on Thursday so that I could spend the 4th getting the remainder of our garden area complete.  I got a call today asking if it was ok for them to just drop it off today instead of tomorrow, and here it is: Over lunch … Continue reading Rock


It has been raining most of the weekend, which sucks for outdoor activities but is great for gardens! This picture reminds me that I need to get the landscaping rock ordered and dump off at our house. The rain is also treating Ana's azaleas well: And since you were kind enough to read this far, … Continue reading Rain


Today we should be getting some dirt delivered to our house for the garden.  Shame on me for taking the advice/experience of the person on the phone when ordering, I was being lazy but finally did the calculations myself and will be ending up with right around 50% more dirt than I'm going to need.  … Continue reading Dirt