I gave into the temptation to keep up with the neighbors. Lowe's 200 + dollars on plants and various other items needed to keep ones yard looking ...well, suburban. How foolish we are.
You could buy some fine cycling stuff for 200+ dollars.
Spring has sprung and so have the storm warnings. Our sirens were going off all afternoon. Our neighbor Julie came out at one point and said, "Bill, don't you know you are supposed to go inside when the sirens sound? or will you start running when you hear the train?"
Nothing to joke about I guess. Hugo, MN got hit rather hard and an infant lost their life.