The Yard

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Sprucing up

‍‍כז אייר ה תשסח - Saturday, May 31st, 2008

Dana and I decided this weekend we would finally level the soil on the north edge of the yard, put a border around the silver-maple in the front of the house, and cover a number of areas with mulch or stone. In prep for this task, Dana went to Arapahoe Acres and picked up the […]

Watering

‍‍יז אייר ה תשסח - Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

It’s supposed to be in the high 80s today. Tomorrow may be a bit cooler and it might rain (not holding my breath though). I was up before my alarm and got right outside to start watering. Covered both sides. While I still have no idea if the new seed is growing, the old grass […]

Watering

‍‍יב אייר ה תשסח - Friday, May 16th, 2008

Dana arrived with a GreenThumb brand,┬áMedium Duty, Flexible Spray Tube, Variable Pattern, Oscillating Sprinkler. After we figured out how to adjust it Dana hooked it up and turned it on. For some reason the water pressure wasn’t enough to cause this super-dooper-sprinkler which is supposed to be able to cover up to 4000 square feed […]

The Garden Center

‍‍ז אייר ה תשסח - Sunday, May 11th, 2008

Today I went to the Arpahoe Acres Nursery to speak to Mary Jane, their grass expert. (I’m not kidding. The woman at ACN who is the resident expert on all things grass and weed is named Mary Jane!) I was instructed to bring her samples of my grass from the front and back of the […]

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