Last night I installed a new replacement awning and repaired another... and as of this morning, both are blown to shreds.

*facepalm* *headdesk* *thud-thud-thud*

Off to spec materials & costs for building a wooden pergola.

Since I don't have a picture of the downed awnings (spouse cleaned things up before I got home), here's a pic of the geese applying their destructive powers on one of the folding chairs:


  1. like a demolition crew...
    Thought: next time anyone sees the state of my house, I am going to say "Geese. They came through and we could not stop them." And that will be my whole explanation.

  2. @natalie: I would seriously believe that explanation. Send those who don't believe to my place.


Of Mice and Various Snakes and new Duck Feed Station

As mentioned in the previous post, our region is experiencing a near-Biblical plague of mice. "It's due to all the moisture we had...