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Mother and child

Mother's Day has just passed and I now have a new self-propelled, lightweight, battery-powered lawnmower in my shed in honour of being a mother.

I can't wait to give it a go when the rain stops.

I look forward to not dragging and pushing the old Toro around, whose air filter fell off last year just in time for me to drive over it and watch the mower's blades tear it apart and spit it out the side.

Oops. Good riddance, I say.

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