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Every year about this time, I take a trip to Lowes or Home Depot to get a huge haul for my lawn. This year, the haul didn't seem as large only because I wanted to hit Ikea before making the final decisions. After the trip, my mom and I worked on the flower bed a few hours (that counts as exercise right) and dug up old plants that just weren't attractive anymore. After seeing some beautiful Iris plants on Lisa's Blog, I was inspired (I copied) to add a few to my flower bed. We also removed a few bushes that the builder but in. IMO, they were just awful and very dated looking. I prefer a clean, fuss free and modern flower bed. (I may post pics).
Thereafter, I had to load up on allergy meds because the pollen was thick and it was a little chilly. Most of all, I didn't want to be too sick to travel or have fun for a day spree in Ikea.
Hope you guys enjoy the photos
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