leaves and weeds are the biggest pain the @$$, at least with weeds you have the option to spend money on machinery. All you can do with weeds is pull them and make sure you put down a pre-mergent for next time.
There is an Old Blue Chair for each and every one of us, we just have to find it.
2006 GMC Sierra 2500hd crew cab
BOSS 8'2" Power V
Hustler X-one 60"
Toro Proline 36" wb w/t-bar controls
Shindaiwa T254, Echo trimmers, chainsaws, pole hedge trimmer, pole saw, hedge trimmer
Shindaiwa 633 and Echo 760LN