And here's a pic of my chart and scribbling, just for the heck of it:
Not sure what the neighbors think, but it doesn't happen all that often and I don't know that they really care. They already know I'm a little weird.
We need to prime and paint, preferably without "help" from little hands (which is why it isn't already done). It may not be all that different in the picture, but what a massive improvement! We can now sit there and not have the top rail going right in front of our eyes. We always felt like we were hiding.
And just for the heck of it, here's a beautiful lily in our mailbox flower bed:
Tomorrow night is KnitWit Night, which I always enjoy. Eight hours of eating, knitting, and chatting! You just about can't beat that. :-)