coliseum repurposed

Last Saturday I added an advertisement to Hodgepodge 100.6. It went like this:

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This is what we affectionately call “the coliseum,” built in our backyard several years ago and was never given the chance to reach its full potential. We’re on the verge of another backyard overhaul, and this needs to go away. Anyone local can call or e-mail me if interested in giving it a new purpose in life (planter, fire pit, compost…). It could be a win/win!

John was the first of three responders and a day later . . .

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. . . he was loading those blocks onto his trailer to take home.

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Earlier this evening, . . .

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. . .we received this photo via text. Those Macys got busy and put the coliseum blocks to use in their front yard. They decided to keep the weathered look.

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The leftovers. Looks like a ______________.

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We couldn’t resist a drive-by to check it out and got the added bonus of a glimpse of these dear daughters.

Just had to share this win/win story.

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