What started out as my little project to turn the grassy area near the courtyard into a cottage flower garden quickly turned into one backbreaking endeavour.
I am reckless that way...
The family knew that.
Often, I would be the one entangled in some sort of foolhardy task, and I never learn from the past.
I have a memory of a goldfish
Removing the grass
the task was made easy by using the turf cutter machine.
The grasses were then rolled up like carpets, really heavy carpets I might add...
Eventually, we managed to removed most, if not all, traces of grass.
It took us a good six-hours of turf-stripping plus two days of removing those rolled-up grasses.
Now comes the fun part...
planting and transplanting all sorts of perennials
Here comes the grump...
Inspecting the work done thus far