15-year-old mows lawns to earn money to take girlfriend out on first real date

Mar. 29, 2016 at 5:34 PM

When teen Cody Mitschelin showed up at Timmy Jaramillo's door in Oakdale, California, on March 20 and asked to mow his lawn, the 26-year-old neighbor was skeptical.

"When a 15-year-old boy comes to ask you if he can mow your lawn, you expect them to say they need money for video games or something like that," Jaramillo told TODAY.com.

Cody caught his neighbors off guard when he told them what the money was actually going toward: He wanted to take his girlfriend, Audrey Fierro, 17, out on their first real date...