Even Our Best Efforts Can Leave Us Vulnerable Sometimes (Lawn Mower Mechanic) Had a great lawn mower mechanic in a neighbor that moved away. Then we bought a new brand of mower and they closed up the local repair shop. We are stuck if something breaks down. Help! Anyone have a great referral? Next Blog By jeff noel Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites. View all of jeff noel's posts.