1. The volunteer crew spread the entire ten scoops of mulch around the new landscaping. The green of the boxwood, hollies and azaleas now "pop" with the dark mulch around them. It looks and smells great. They also tore down an old deck, pulled out stumps, and edged and watered all the beds.
1.a. The little girls who were planting shrubs decided to name them. Grace, Hope, Truth and Big Billy.
2. The bad news is: the ground is too hard and dry for me to turn our vegetable garden. The good news is: the ground is too hard and dry for me to turn our vegetable garden. I want to get that job done, but I'm beat and really didn't want to do it today anyway.
3. A shower, homemade chicken soup for dinner and a book to read.