A lesson learned today

Silver Spring, MD(Zone 6b)

You know sometimes we gardeners try to save money; buy all the supplies ourselves and after spending all that plus your time, you could have bought the product already made and saved yourself a lot of stress and pain. WhiteFlowerFarm.com sells wire bulb cages but they are $24.95 each. That seemed like a bit pricey to me..After making 3 on my own today, the next time I will spend that money with them. My hands/fingers hurt so bad from working with tin snips, needle nose plyers, tack hammer, and whip stitching with thin wire,; it's a good thing these cages are going to be buried because it was a hard and painful job. From now on I'm leaving it to the pros! Just took 3 Advil and it's off to bed I go. Tomorrow is my bowling morning; hope my hands/fingers feel better by then.

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