A Big Step Forward

After all of our mess and mud from the backyard project, we were ready for a big step forward—and got it. These were delivered yesterday.

Boom Boom versus the machine-a step forward
Boom Boom versus the machine

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been through bulldozing and mountain building with dirt. Mostly, we’ve had lots and lots of fun with mud (though the humans seem less amused than us). Yesterday, though, we took a big step forward when the steps to our backdoor were delivered. They are a big improvement over the old wood ones, which were rotting anyway and needed replacing.

P.S. – For those who have fond memories of Rusty the Rooster (who, for newer readers, was a Siberian Husky and NOT a fowl), you know he would have been driving the tractor.


  1. tammyj on January 13, 2022 at 3:26 pm

    wow! those steps should Never rot!
    this is so much fun! 😀 xoxo

  2. Patty I Markiewicz on January 13, 2022 at 12:31 pm

    Looks like Landon is having a stand-off with the bulldozer! Rusty would be proud!

  3. Juno's mom on January 13, 2022 at 12:10 pm

    Where’s Boom boom’s hard hat and vest? Looks like he’s supervising.

  4. HokiePack on January 13, 2022 at 7:20 am

    Boom is such a good helper !

  5. Jean Burkhardt on January 13, 2022 at 7:19 am

    I don’t remember Rusty the Roster but he sounds like a VERY cool dog. Good luck with the new steps and hope the herd likes them-lol!

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