Early Thursday morning, the European Central Bank announced that it was making an unprecedented move: lowering interest rates below zero. This means that banks will actually pay 0.1% for the privilege of having their money held by the ECB.
Some plants and trees love this wet weather we have been having. One family of those wet-loving plants is the willows. They are interesting additions to the landscape, but can be a problem if placed too close to foundations and waterlines.