This spring we decided that we would finally take care of some
landscaping that really needed attention.
Some of the shrubs have not appreciated the harsh
winters and were not doing very well. Okay, I guess
they were mostly dead, so Kristin started digging them
out when she had a spare moment.
The area looked so much better when the two happy lilacs were left by themselves in the back.
We decided to leave the tulips alone until they had a chance to bloom this year. Many of them wouldn't bloom anymore because they needed to be "lifted". We will replant them in another location this fall.
Time to burn the dead bushes. It's amazing how much
help arrives when it's time to burn something. I guess I
should be glad that they are learning to do it safely at an