RUSTYSHAW1

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Fence Installation - Unfortunately NOT MINE!

Tuesday, April 06, 2010

I am very behind in touching base with everyone on spark. Haven't been blogging much. Been out there in the backyard or somewhere. Today I am hanging close inside to the backyard. Neighbor decided to have her backyard fenced in with a "privacy fence." NO one is looking into her backyard but she feels she wants her privacy. Me? Well....I questioned her SIX FOOT fence between us and since we are in a planned senior community, the architectural committee chairperson was able to reason with her that a FIVE FOOT fence might be a little bit more friendly between us. Heaven knows I can't see over a five foot fence since I'm 5'1". And DH is seldom sitting in the backyard after a long day at work; he wants to enjoy the sun room, a soft couch and his TV.

So why am I hanging out at home? Neighbor took off and left the two guys high and dry for a rest room! Having grown up in the country I learned early to be of assistance with workers who are performing a contractual job for you. I really only have to think about the shared fence but I DO worry about those guys. It is a warm day, provided both of them two bottles of gatorade and crackers. They had plenty of water and food but they gladly took the extra liquids and snacks. Also I know the fence on the shared side will be the correct height.

Yes, I have yet to get my fence installed. It will be only four feet high. We have bidders coming later this week. Nothing more to say there.

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My Spark Personal Challenge?
1) Lost 11 pounds total so far.
2) My bras feel so much better.
3) My T-shirts feel so much better.
4) Just about ready to dig out my one size smaller pants. HURRAY!
5) Much, MUCH easier to tie my shoes.

I say, slow and steady wins the race.

Hugs and Prayers to EVERYONE who keeps nudging me along. Couldn't do it without you!
Rusty.


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