Landscaping Archive

  • St. Peter don’t you call me… ’cause I can’t go… I owe my soul to the company store. In this picture the driveway kind of looks pretty nice, but the fall has a way of […]

    You load 16 10 tons… and what do you get?

    St. Peter don’t you call me… ’cause I can’t go… I owe my soul to the company store. In this picture the driveway kind of looks pretty nice, but the fall has a way of […]

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  • …and we’ve got a backyard, again.  Every once and while we’ll check in with some changes to… or when it’s really time to bore everyone away… maintenance of our landscaping.  This weekend… after everything else was […]

    We’re you’re backyard friends…

    …and we’ve got a backyard, again.  Every once and while we’ll check in with some changes to… or when it’s really time to bore everyone away… maintenance of our landscaping.  This weekend… after everything else was […]

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  • I’m tired of being a wanna-be-lawn-guy… I wanna be a lawn guy! So it’s August and we haven’t gotten a lot of rain and I don’t really have time to really do the right thing […]

    The edge of glory

    I’m tired of being a wanna-be-lawn-guy… I wanna be a lawn guy! So it’s August and we haven’t gotten a lot of rain and I don’t really have time to really do the right thing […]

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  • If you don’t pull everything out that just might be a weed, in hopes that something pretty will bloom – well, sometimes something pretty will bloom.  Enter our mound-oh-dirt (now mulch, thank you Mary!) in […]

    Oh what a thing to’ve done

    If you don’t pull everything out that just might be a weed, in hopes that something pretty will bloom – well, sometimes something pretty will bloom.  Enter our mound-oh-dirt (now mulch, thank you Mary!) in […]

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  • We finally got around to mulching and edging the front bed this weekend… let the good times roll!  Of course, we ran out of mulch… which means yet another trip to the Home Despot.  Next […]

    Jeepers (Virginia) creepers

    We finally got around to mulching and edging the front bed this weekend… let the good times roll!  Of course, we ran out of mulch… which means yet another trip to the Home Despot.  Next […]

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  • I could not be happier with the pleated flag fans that I got from Quinn Flags.  Their 6′ x 3′ fans are sewn together with the stars embroidered on (the cheap fans are usually printed […]

    fireworks and bunting and other accoutrements of patriotism

    I could not be happier with the pleated flag fans that I got from Quinn Flags.  Their 6′ x 3′ fans are sewn together with the stars embroidered on (the cheap fans are usually printed […]

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  • But yes roses for Mary, Ryan and Gloria!  Special shout out to my brother Devin for helping me create a new bed for two new rose bushes that Mary’s mom gave us and for the […]

    No roses for Harry

    But yes roses for Mary, Ryan and Gloria!  Special shout out to my brother Devin for helping me create a new bed for two new rose bushes that Mary’s mom gave us and for the […]

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