I love having my own yard! I think that after dreaming about it and wishing for it for so long, I’m really excited to actually spend time in my yard now that I have one.
One of the best things about having a yard, though, is the garden. When we first moved in, there was a big scary rose bush outside our front door. It looked a lot like the thorns that Prince Phillip had to cut through in Sleeping Beauty! Really thorny, really dead, and really evil looking. My father-in-law took two days and tackled it, getting rid of all the dead stuff… and now, there are actually fresh blooms happening! I’m so happy with the flowers we’ve been getting.
Here are some of the ones already in bloom: