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April 28, 2011

Finally, finally after all the storms we had a beautiful, gorgeous, get-out-there-and-enjoy-the-sunshine kind of day!!!!
We decided, since all of the rain the past few days, that it was a good time to turn the soil and trim the bushes.







I think I only have one picture of Margaret working. . .those who know and love her won't be surprised. . .



But she did a good job keeping everyone hydrated and fed!

They all really did do quite a bit of work. . .it's so nice having older kids to help with all of this!!!
 

 We headed to Lowe's after taking Thomas to soccer practice but didn't find anything to plant.  We met Tom there and headed on to a local garden center but they were closed when we got there (6:30!). . .one last-ditch effort at a Wal-Mart on the way home and score!!!  We found some things to plant.  Hopefully they'll get in the ground before they die. . . (i.e. this weekend)
I love the look on Frederick's face in this picture. . .he was posing of course.

I'm loving that WINTER IS OVER -- Praise God for His seasons, that Spring and Summer always arrive (even if just a little late this year).

And lastly, I wasn't fair to Margaret. . .she posed for a working picture too. . .
Such a pretty girl!  With a very short attention span. . .

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