Winter Garden Maintenance

This weekend, I will continue my project from last weekend, namely to remove my backyard weeds. It’s a yearly winter chore after our seasonal rains, just routine garden maintenance.

A co-worker yesterday suggested that I hire out someone to do this but I said, no, I actually enjoy this, soil, sweat, and aching muscles be darned! This requires a few weekends. But when I am out in my backyard, on a quiet, sunny winter day, in a way, removing weeds (and gardening, in general) is a physical meditation.


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