Okay, shrubbery glamour shots!
Aren't those sexy shrubs? I think so! And , the lens is filthy and needs to be addressed. I'm going to take the whole shabang in to be cleaned at a camera place soonest.
Okay, here is the house, the first one is in roughly October 2002
The second, this weekend.
The exterior really hasn't changed much. I think the last owners would be pleased that I've done such a good job maintaining the house almost exactly as they left it. The front door is a different color and the shrubs have grown, but it looks essentially the same.
So I'm getting new porch lights! The old ones are too small, are failing and are frankly, ugly. I am torn between getting something with a Cute Cottage-y,/
The other interesting picture I found was the back yard, again from October 2002.
That birdbath is long gone, the concrete pad still lives on though. It stood roughly in the back-middle of the yard. It is long like a bowling ally. The yard is very shaded by the huge tree that was blown over in a tornado.
Oh, because I can