Before considering the purchase of a Christmas tree, before Christmas lights are plugged in, and even before a wreath is hung, this process must be accomplished or the entire festive season is in jeopardy.
It is the annual ritual of getting all your fun summer accessories and bringing them indoors.
This year, we got rid of our old, inherited, metal garden shed. It leaked when it rained out and turned into a sweat lodge when outside temperatures began to rise. It was an eyesore and we junked it. Junked in the sense that we transferred it to my father-in-law's backyard – a veritable graveyard of tool sheds and all things storable.
Without a garden shed, everything must now find a home in our one-car garage (Note: Our garage doesn't actually fit a car, but I've never heard of (more…)