28 March 2012

Waiting for Spring

photo of Yum Yum sitting on the sink and looking out the window


As Yum Yum waits patiently for Spring to arrive, I think that I need to start coming up with a project for the summer. I have been toying with the idea of re-landscaping the strip of lawn that is on the side of our house. I'm thinking of removing the grass and possibly installing a concrete mowing edge along the property line. I would then use a combination of gravel or decorative rocks as ground cover with some plants added into the mix. I was thinking of maybe using Pampas grass.

Anyway, I think I'll try post a few photos of the area and see if any of you might have any suggestions.

3 comments:

  1. We think Yum Yum is waiting for someone to turn on the Birdie Network. Just sayin!

    Your summer project sounds pretty ambitious! We need to re-do some landscaping too but it will most likely be done by someone we hire.

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  2. We're already well into Spring. Want to practice here while you wait for Summer??? We really need some landscaping help!

    The Florida Furkids

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  3. BeadedTail: That's pretty much what she was doing:) The project is something that I would like to do, but I still do not know exactly how it's going to turn out.

    FURKIDSMOM: Spring is trying to come here, but it keeps going away. On the first day of Spring, it snowed here. I would love to get some practice. I have limited experience in working with concrete, so I'm going to experiment with it by doing a portion of our backyard first. That way, I hopefully won't look like a total clown when I take the show out to the front yard :)

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