Here are some of our yard updates:
Take note of the new, darker mulch. Pine bark mulch looks pretty and smells good, too. We also replaced some dead bushes with Encore Azaleas.
Here is the tree that J is calling "the newest member of our family." He's coveted this tree for more than a year:
We also finally tackled a flower bed on the other side of the stairs in front of our house:
(Don't let him fool you—I dug the trench for these pavers!)
What to carve in our pumpkin...?
And, good news for us on the horizon: We are meeting with a contractor to get an estimate for all of the work we need done inside our home. If it's reasonable, we might just have a new kitchen and bathroom soon! I, for one, think that would be the best Christmas present ever!!