Finally, I got to dig my hands in the dirt.
You know what feels like an accomplishment? When I can name all of the plants in my yard. And all of the trees in my neighborhood. Without the little tags to remind me. The first year we were in this house, I brought my Complete Garden Flower book with me everywhere (a gift from my DH, awww), until I finally had it figured out what was out there and what I wanted add.
spinach; cinnamon basil; carrots; rhododendron; hydrangea; mum; hosta; my veggie garden: tomato, beans, peppers, lettuce; tomato; pepper; a dying tulip; petunias with a wind charm; a garden angel; lily of the valley.