When my children were very little, we all planted trees along the driveway leading up to the house. They were quite impatient to see them grow, and I admit I was too at times. They now have kids of their own, so those trees have taken root and are taller than the house now. Those trees mean so much to us, so we were devastated when lightning hit one of them. We were not sure if we were going to lose the entire tree or not. I contacted a company that does tree pruning in Brooklyn NY to see if they would come out and tell us if we could just have it trimmed or if it needed to be removed.
I know that people can say it is just a tree, but it has so many memories for our family, so we were all holding our breath to see what the person from the tree service would say. Continue reading