Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Great.

I noted, just before I went in for surgery, that we have possible poison oak growing in the back yard, and in one of the front beds.  Looks like oak leaves, but on a vine.  Five leaves in a bunch.  I don't have a camera handy--oh wait, the kids just brought me the camera.  Here's the damn plant:



I don't know what it is.  I do know that until I know, I can't take the kids outside. 

And I want to take the kids outside.  At six fucking thirty in the morning.  And let them run screaming around the yard, waking the new neighbors up.  I want to do this every morning. 

Because they're doing this every night, right around the time I'm making my kids go to bed. 

6 comments:

  1. Hard to be positive, but on my small screen that looks like Virginia creeper.

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  2. Yep, that's Virginia Creeper. Invasive, but safe. Poison oak is leaves of 3.

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    1. Awesome. I'll have the kids out and playing as loud as they want by six thirty tomorrow morning.

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  3. Aren't knowledgeable Internet Friends great??

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