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6) Place pots of flowers on steps.
7) Water everything, roll hose back up.
8) Sweep patio or deck, place furniture around, put up planters.
9) Sweep once more.
10) Mow lawn.
11) Make dinner, fire-up grill.
Hold up a minute, need to check and see if Iíve started relaxing and having fun yet. Well so goes life of a ďLast Minute LucyĒ.
Of course all of us late starters donít really seem to mind, after initial marathon weekend getting everything in order (ever notice we canít seem to spread things out) we now have whole summer to sit back and enjoy all our hard work.
Oh, did I mentioned itís about halfway through summer, sorry just thought Iíd remind everyone once again.
I personally do not care how long it takes me to get things done outside, just having opportunity to be outside in warm sunshine is enough (maybe thatís why I take so long, it give me more excuses to be out there). So enjoy all those outside chores and activities, before you know it, it will be time for fall clean up. That by way is only about three months away, so you might what to start thinking about it now.
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Bonnie P. Carrier is the creator of Savvy Home Decorating & Savvy Outdoor Decorating. She is the mother to two grown daughters and a very spoiled 4yr old Blue Merle Sheltie named Toby. Stop by both site for indoor and outdoor decorating ideas. www.savvy-home-decorating.com www.savvyhomedecorating.com