Project 366: Day 151

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Yesterday, I informed you that Rob and I have not invested a penny into our yard. Today, I am letting you know that when I mow the lawn, I mow over a patch that once contained flowers. Perhaps the flowers were pansies, I don’t know.

When we bought the house, the mailbox was sectioned off by a circle of bricks, with flowers planted within the circle. I became increasingly frustrated with making my way around the bricks, so after several weeks, I pulled up the bricks and mowed the entire area. (Should I have prefaced that statement with ‘Graphic language, gardening-lover discretion advised’?)

Fear not, garden lovers. For pansies are, apparently, hydrangea-hardy. Look what I found in the patch of clover surrounding the mailbox.

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12 thoughts on “Project 366: Day 151

    • Ha! I have no muscles. I have seriously considered video taping me mowing the lawn when I am mowing up and down vs. side to side. I look awful pushing that mower (not self propelled) up the hill.

    • Hahahahaha! Gives us something to ‘discuss’. LOVE IT! I’m sharing this with Rob. Thank you for naming the flower. I guess that is what was originally planted in that area. I can’t imagine that thing just popping up out of nowhere.

  1. I mowed down some Rose of Sharon bushes once. Bushes I’d just planted, I might add. I have no business touching anything with a motor and a blade. If you ever see me doing that, call the police. I’m serious.

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