Our Tree

front yard tree

We moved into our present house in July, five years ago. There was a slight drought going on at the time and the tree in our front yard was dead. The builders agreed they would replace the tree. And they did….during the extreme heat. It didn’t make it. So once again another tree was planted. The new tree was burned on the backside and we were doubtful~ but we watered it, fertilized it, had a tree guy take a look at it, andΒ worried a bit more.Β  Was it worth all the trouble? You betcha. πŸ™‚

It’s the little things, right?

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33 Responses to Our Tree

  1. Hubby says:

    Yup, definitely worth the wait. Love you!

  2. omtatjuan says:

    It was meant to be… That exact tree!

  3. russtowne says:

    The little things indeed! Some even grow to become bigger and gloriously colorful.

  4. Definitely! It’s so beautiful!

  5. I’m glad you didn’t give up on it. Beautiful tree and photo! Happy Fall.

  6. Right πŸ˜‰ Pawkiss πŸ™‚

  7. Ann Koplow says:

    I agree. It IS the little things. Thanks so much.

  8. Rhonda says:

    I live for the little things…and it’s always worth it. Always. xo

  9. Jeannette from the CA coast says:

    Beautiful! I miss the gorgeous colors of fall we found in Oklahoma on our visit there:-)

  10. I love that you care for the trees… so many others would just uproot it… lovely picture too πŸ™‚ I love the colours πŸ™‚

  11. adinparadise says:

    It’s so gorgeous and thanking you for the TLC. πŸ™‚

  12. Yes, it is the little things. And day after day after day…. they add up.

  13. Such a pretty color of the leaves. The ice storm and lightning did a fatal number on my colorful trees, and I miss their fall offerings. Great photo, so peaceful.

  14. ly says:

    Soooo right… And we may not know it for many years.

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