Tag Archives: yard

Roses are red…

April 18, 2012

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Violets are blue

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Mulch to do about nothing

July 21, 2010

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Mulch to do about nothing

Warning: Lauren says that this post will not be exciting. There were a couple of bare spots in the… in the… in the area of the back yard that doesn’t have a name yet. You know, the spot with the mulch and the rocks and the fire. Well, Brad started filling it in before he […]

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Infused with Toxins

July 2, 2009

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Infused with Toxins

We’ve never really worried about weeds in the yard. I’d say our yard is about 60% grass (3-4 varieties) 20% clover and 20% of what pickier people might call weeds. But, as Lauren says, “What? They’re green.” This has been my philosophy too, so apart from an occasional foray against the dandy-lions, it’s been mostly […]

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Impaled!

June 14, 2007

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This is why I don’t like the outdoors.  I was upstairs and happened to look out the window and saw this in the backyard. It’s been raining buckets for several days now, and the wind blew a honkin’ piece of a dead branch down and it stuck about two inches into the ground.  Good thing […]

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Pants on fire.

March 12, 2007

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Today Lloyd got up, showered, got dressed for school, followed me out the driveway, drove to the city limits of Seward…..then turned right around, came home, and cleaned up the yard. He did not have school today, even though when I asked this weekend, “Are you out on Monday?  We’re going to have a lot […]

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