Until a few days ago, there was no other way to describe our backyard: it was white-trash. It was even worse before we had the back fence replaced - it was a rickety broken mess. A few weeks ago:
We've been working hard for a few weeks, and we're finally done. Here's our little oasis now:
View from the back fence, toward our house:
I do wish my boys had a big, huge, green yard to play in. But we're very lucky to have the space that we do, and I'm counting my blessings.