Step 1: Clearing the giant weed tree that somehow blew into my parents’ yard some years ago! Boy was this hard work even with a chain saw!
Step 2: Leveling the ground and the garden bed
Umm… Step 3 & 4: Build planters and plant plants! Woops… missed a few steps in my slideshow. Must’ve been carried away with all the work!
Step 5: Clean up; many bags of the horribly annoying bermuda grass
Herbs: Basil, Cilantro, Oregano, & Catnip! and summer squash.
Tomatoes, Bell Peppers, and Nasty Crawling Critters we found in the dirt
And the finished product:
Some found treasures:
Army men, slammers, and old trampoline springs were dug up in the process! Fun!