Way back in February we started a project to completely redo our backyard. We had a very large, seldom used swimming pool, taking up about two-thirds of our yard. We had a small patch of grass to play in, which really wasn't even big enough to throw a ball in.
It's May. My dear husband promised me a couple of months ago that we would have a grassy backyard by May. And did he ever deliver! See for yourself:
The grass patch:
Then, because we had the space and because we found an amazing deal we got a play-set. Dan tore down the old sand-box and rebuilt it around the set:
The dirt had gotten nice and packed down, so before we could lay the grass down, it needed to be tilled up. Again, this was all my husband's doing. I did use the hose to try to keep some of the dust down though.
And then came the day the grass was delivered. Beautiful green grass! The yard before grass: