It’s time to pull out your woolie knickers and say goodbye to your pretty petunias. With a projected low of 22 degrees, tonight’s hard freeze will knock out the last of the summer’s blooms.
Goodbye, summer 2008! Thanks for all your sunshine, raindrops, and bounty.
Now it’s time to get out the soup kettle and start thinking about winter projects. Tops on my list: replacing my broken-down, busted up front screen door in favor of a solid storm door to keep out the drafts.
I’ve got my eye on a sweet Larson model–a company right here in South Dakota! Poor Vega–she won’t be able to stick her head right through the holey screen anymore to greet (and scare the bejeezus out of) our visitors.