DH just cleaned out the chimney in preparation for chilly nights when we will have to fire up the wood stove- may it delay its inevitable coming. We have our wood supply-check. We have our chimney cleaned out-check. Good to go.
The stores do not have much in the way of bulbs this year, compared to other years. That is the mantra of retail nowadays: reduced inventory. Andersons usually has three aisles worth- only noticed one and there were those unnamed “mixes” of tulips. Last year I purchased boxes of tulips at Sam’s club. Less than stellar bloom this spring- but they were ok. Going to search around….