Down on the Farm: Adventures in Suburbia
For this year's winter getaway, I am for the first time ever living in a suburban tract home.
Located in a massive development on the outskirts of Phoenix, the home is an improvement over living in an apartment.
The house has a yard. It is a small yard, but it is a yard. It is a yard without a blade of grass, but a gravel yard is still a yard, and a private enough yard so you can walk outside without having to gussy up in full garb.
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