We decided to take the plunge and fix up our backyard in the "Phoenix house" (this is how Graham refers to our place in Arizona). It's gone through quite a transformation since we first bought it back in March 2011. I found a photo taken back then - the cacti were abundant and the weeds were very healthy to say the least!
And making sure all is going according to plan:
Look at all that cacti! We probably could have sold that to a supermarket! Prickly pear is a popular item in Arizona.
Day 2 and the concrete is being poured. Charlie is up early as well to supervise:
The next day, more progress is made:
The crew took a break over the weekend and so Mommy took the opportunity to clear out a few things - including this monstrous aloe vera plant! Here's the before picture:
No turning back now!