UP dangers

The Botanist planted and nurtured barberries at each corner of the cottage, so I had to trim them back so we could access the structure for painting and staining. Now I have a whole wheelbarrow full of barberry twigs that needs to be buried somewhere so no one will step on them, since bare feet abound in these parts.

In fact, Cousin S’s currently suffering from barefoot vulnerabilities: a hornet stung her!