Barnyard BBS

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Of+all+the+trees+in+the+world%2c+he+had+to+hit+mine.++Damn+DUI.++I+ended+up+having+to+take+the+tree+down+afterwards.
Family+farm+bell+outside+of+3822+Nancy+Ave.++Newly+refinished+in+summer+2004.
3822+Nancy+Ave.+in+summer+2004.++Showing+newly+constructed+front+steps.
A+front+view+of+3822+Nancy+Ave.+in+the+middle+of+the+summer+(before+we+took+down+the+big+tree)
3822+Nancy+Ave.+showing+our+Halloween+2004+decorations.++We+put+out+graves+for+the+whole+family.
Jessawick+and+her+cat+Orange+waiting+for+children+to+visit.++Halloween+2004.
The+house+decorated+for+Christmas+(photo+taken+on+Black+Friday+Evening).+I+spent+a+long+time+on+a+ladder+that+day.
The+house+fully+decorated+for+Christmas.++The+farm+bell+certainly+looks+good+all+lighted.
Although+we+are+not+finished+yet%2c+this+is+our+new+landscaping+project+for+the+house.++The+vegetable+gardens+are+next.
We+did+a+lot+more+planting+this+weekend.++The+front+beds+are+complete+now.++We+are+currently+working+on+the+fruit+and+vegetable+beds+in+the+back.++The+grill+is+also+now+open+for+business!
A+closer+picture+of+our+new+baby+trees.++The+one+in+the+front+is+a+small+Magnolia%2c+the+larger+fellow+is+a+Yoshinko+Flowering+Cherry.
As+we+all+know%2c+I+love+my+home.++I+spent+a+few+hours+last+night+edging+the+sidewalk.++I+thought+I+would+share+with+the+group.
A+better+picture+of+the+new+landscaping.++The+plants+have+all+taken%2c+and+the+growing+is+good.
The+back+patio+is+starting+to+look+good+this+year.
It+was+a+dark+and+stomry+night+in+Delaware.
Our+original+garden+(now+one+of+three).++This+one+is+behind+the+shed%2c+and+contains+corn+(left)%2c+zucchini+(right)%2c+and+carrots+(not+visible).
I+replaced+by+crappy+old+fireplace+screen+with+this+new+marvel.++It%27s+got+a+wonderful+antique+brass+finish+and+bifold+glass+doors.++Much+Improved.
Jessa%27s+magnolia%2c+in+the+improved+landscaping.
Jessa%27s+magnolia%2c+in+the+improved+landscaping.
One+of+the+trees+near+the+homestead+in+Wilmington.
This+is+the+young+cherry+tree+that+we+planted+in+front+of+the+house.
Jessawick%27s+favorite+magnolia+in+the+front+yard+landscaping.
This+turned+out+creepier+than+I+intended%2c+but+it+was+still+pretty+cool+looking.++We%27ve+added+a+spotlight+to+the+bell.
One+of+Jessawick%27s+Clematis+flowers+at+the+front+of+the+house.++It%27s+doing+pretty+well.
This+one+started+out+as+an+evening+shot+of+the+back+yard.++Then+it+took+an+interesting+turn.
This+is+one+of+Jessawick%27s+favorite+roses.++The+planted+them+when+we+first+moved+to+Delaware.
I+took+this+one+at+our+first+cookout+of+the+year.
This+is+one+of+many+lights+we+use+during+cookouts.++I+liked+the+effect.
The+office+floor%2c+during+the+demolition+phase.
The+office+floor+is+under+construction.++We%27ve+laid+a+lot+of+the+bamboo+flooring%2c+and+we%27ve+just+moved+the+saw+onto+the+completed+section.
The+office+floor+is+complete.++Now+we+just+need+to+paint+and+lay+new+moldings+and+trim+around+the+room.
We%27ve+finished+our+fall+landscaping.++I+admit+that+I+got+some+help+this+year+with+the+mulch.++Doesn%27t+it+look+great%3f
No+snow+yet%2c+but+the+Christmas+lights+are+ready.++I+added+three+new+trees+to+the+collection+this+year.
I+love+the+bell.++Every+year+it+gets+the+lights.
The+restored+bridge+section+over+the+fireplace%3b+Christmas+style.
First+snow+of+the+year.
The+farm+bell%2c+after+a+light+snow.
Snow+on+the+holly+leaves.
The+first+stage+of+the+new+shed+construction+is+complete...++The+pad+is+in+place.++It%27s+22%27x12%27.++That%27s+huge.
The+shed+has+arrived.++It%27s+a+10%27x20%27+monster+that+will+house+the+workshop+and+tools.
Our+Christmas+lights%2c+after+the+first+snow+of+the+year.
This+is+actually+a+manipulated+version+of+a+ceiling+fan...+I+liked+the+altered+look+of+the+image.
We%27ve+been+working+on+the+nursery+in+anticipation+of+Sophia%27s+arrival.
We%27ve+been+working+on+the+nursery+in+anticipation+of+Sophia%27s+arrival.
We%27ve+been+working+on+the+nursery+in+anticipation+of+Sophia%27s+arrival.
We%27ve+been+working+on+the+nursery+in+anticipation+of+Sophia%27s+arrival.
We%27ve+been+working+on+the+nursery+in+anticipation+of+Sophia%27s+arrival.
We%27ve+been+working+on+the+nursery+in+anticipation+of+Sophia%27s+arrival.
Sophia%27s+first+toy%2c+a+little+stegasaurus.
Sophia%27s+closet.