When I left for church today there was a pile of mulch in our driveway. We had ordered 30 yards of mulch to cover our front hill. This hill has been a multiple year project and the mulch was a final step.
Nancy, Rayann and I had planned on slowly moving the mountain of mulch from the driveway to the hill. It was going to be a big project. We did not have many more projects planned for the summer. Thirty yards of mulch work out to be about 270 wheelbarrow loads.
There was a day when pushing loads of mulch around the yard was no big deal. These days one or two loads and I would need a nap. Every time I looked at that mountain of mulch it seemed to be getting bigger. [Read more…]