We're having a wonderfully big porch added along the back of our home. I posted about my idea here, and since then we've gotten a home equity loan, hired a contractor, and behold: work has started!
I took this photo on Friday after they had dug and filled some cement footings:
This is how it looked when they finished today:
And this is a wee bouquet I gathered in my garden and put by my kitchen sink:
It's wonderful to be able to gather pretty flowers when you can't get out your back door without looking at a really big mess! And having these by the sink really makes me happy when I'm cleaning up...