Every now and then, I spend time working in the yard. Usually I avoid it like a child going to a dentist, but occasionally I find it therapeutic.
Recently, I was sitting in our back courtyard -- one of my favorite places to hold client meetings -- enjoying the peace and quite of my surroundings. As I was noticing the flowers, bushes and trees around the space, I couldn’t help but remember all of the work that we put into this area just a few months ago.
It was a grueling process. We hauled in plants, mulch and dirt. We dug in soil that was hard as steel. We were dirty, sweaty and... read on