Anybody who knows me knows that I don't have a green thumb and lack landscaping skills, talent, and drive. But our sad frontscape even made a city girl like me want to do something about the front of our house:
But for my birthday, a friend brought over 8 bags of mulch with a promise to help me transform my front "yard":
She had big shears to trim down the shrubs:
And the mulch really made the green leaves pop!
Total improvement right?