The good news is that the deck has been pressure washed and restained.
The bad news is that we tried to do something fancy with the stain and – well – let’s just say, our work is still cut out for us.
I knew I should have consulted with my sister. She and her hubby are amazingly creative folks who can turn an everyday school child into, say, a Dinosaur.
Or a Minion.
Yes, those costumes were made by them. Not by folks in a store, but by real-life gifted parents, who then turned their back yard into Gotham City for my niece’s Batman birthday party. Like this: