After dreaming about it all winter, the day finally came for me to start digging up the grass for my vegetable garden! I was beyond excited, as you could probably tell from this post. I started early last Saturday morning and my mom came down to help. When we were ready for a break we took a trip to Lowe’s ( Like you always have to do when starting project! It’s one of my favorite parts.) And bought some nice dirt, bonemeal, a  good rake and got back to work. 


 This is what it looked like before. I really wanted to move my neighbor’s trash can so it wouldn’t be in the photos, but I chickened out!



Can you find a hidden Jeeves?


And of course, these guys supervised us the entire time!

We got all of the grass dug up last weekend. Next we are going to build a picket fence around it to keep out the rabbits. Hopefully the weather will be nice this Saturday!

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  1. Looks like fun! Lucky you, already digging around in February! We usually don't start our gardening until late April. Looks like you had a nice day to do it, the sky is so blue! Cant wait to see more posts about your progress.
    P.S. i found Jeeves!

  2. I'm getting goosebumps just looking at this amazing project! I miss doing outside work! I used to help with stone work on homes/building cabins, and it was a lot of fun/hard work.
    In those pictures you look like you mean serious business! Haha 🙂
    P.S. – I couldn't find Jeeves! I feel like a derp!

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