With Sandy churning up the Atlantic as it bears down on a coast that could face the brunt of its fury, WBZ meterorologist Todd Gutner advises:
Don't bother raking, waste of time.
I love it!! I was going to break out the rake this weekend and start the annual leaf raking tradition. It takes up my weekend time and leaves me with a back ache. Looks like I can put it off for another weekend, although the neighbors with manicured lawns will bear the brunt.
1. Milk, eggs, Country Kitchen Texas Toast, check!
2. Currently downloading entire runs of Fringe, The Thick Of It and Louie, check!
3. Extremely large bag of herbal remedies, check!
4. Plow guy paid, check
5. Reminder to turn the phone off to avoid the one guy who has to get back to Park Slope even though he'd be on the phone the whole ride and won't tip me when we get there in a snowstorm, check!
Gonna be wet wet wet ... and flood flood flood.
stay home and knit. Who am I kidding? My son's bday party is this weekend. I'll catch some World Series.
Good thing that the whole Muddy River dredging, culvert enlarging, and restoration project isn't years behind schedule.... uh-oh!
Those leaves are my compost for future gardens. I've already cleared the lawn twice, and the leaves on the trees better not blow away.