Published On: Sat, May 23rd, 2015

At Least Someone Is Putting The Watering Can To Use

One day I’m going to have to install a soaker/sprinkler system in the flower bed in the front yard. The rose bushes, and the huge non-descript one that Nduku dislikes, sit under the awning. It’s bad enough that they don’t get much light, but when it rains, they get virtually none of that as well. So, I got a watering can, but found out within three minutes that I prefer using the water hose. Najwa, on the other hand, doesn’t seem to mind.

7354_800

7356_800

7357_800

7362_800

7367_800

On the porch are some potted plants. We’re supposed to put them out in the sun, water them more often, or at least respond faster when they start to wilt. But they’re dying, if not dead, but easily replaceable for another $5 a plant. Najwa, though, thinks they just need a little more water.

7371_800

Leave a comment

You must be Logged in to post comment.

 
 

About the Author

David Gaines

- David Gaines is a Washington, DC, resident transplanted from North Carolina whose dream career was a newspaper writer but settled for the recruiting industry and simply blogging about whatever thoughts crosses his mind.

47 views


Upcoming Events

  1. Light City Baltimore

    Friday, March 31 - Saturday, April 8
  2. Blossom Kite Festival

    Saturday, April 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
  3. Family Event: Colonial Career Day

    Saturday, April 1 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
  4. National Cherry Blossom Festival Parade

    Saturday, April 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  5. Sakura Matsuri-Japanese Street Festival

    Saturday, April 8 @ 10:30 am - 6:00 pm
  6. Open Studio: Japanese Woodblock Printing

    Sunday, April 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  7. Anacostia River Festival

    Sunday, April 9 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  8. SW Waterfront Fireworks Festival

    Saturday, April 15 @ 2:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  9. National Math Festival

    Saturday, April 22 @ 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  10. SAAM: Earth Day Family Day

    Saturday, April 22 @ 11:30 am - 3:00 pm

Archives

Categories