The Garden

Betsey (my sister) called me on Tuesday and said that her roommate’s step-mom surprised them with a new garden in the front of their house.  Holly (the step-mom) is one of the most inspirational women I’ve ever met- she is loving, wise, generous and full of life!  So as a random act of love- Holly brought in a crew of people to revamp their front landscaping!

The house Betsey and Mollie (roommate) live in is also the first house that Bart and I bought as newly weds about 2 1/2 years ago.  We did a lot of work to the inside, but the poor yard never got touched besides with a mower the entire time we lived there.  Here’s what the house looked like whenever we first bought it (landscaping looked pretty much exactly the same until Tuesday).

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Now here it is thanks to Holly’s wonderful vision and gift!

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The perfect way to welcome fall

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Oh, and lastly- This is the sweet kitty wind-chime that was on the porch whenever the house came into our possession.  There’s no telling how long this little guy has been there, but I think he’s quite charming  ; )

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