Today we’re seeing the garden makeover Lynne did during the COVID lockdown.
Up until this last year the most gardening I had ever done was mowing the grass and pulling weeds. During this stressful year I needed a project to stay sane, so my partner, my two girls, and I did our garden up and loved every minute. We made everything from scratch: the deck, the pergola (which we then made into a room). We made sofa cushions and even a bar made from my mom’s old sewing table. I can’t actually believe how we’ve done it, but I’m very proud!
Here’s the “before” shot. There’s not a whole lot going on in this little garden.
And here is the “after”! Wow—they sure put their time waiting out the virus to good use! It’s very impressive that they did all of this themselves.
It looks like Lynne and Ian had fun with this project!
Daughter Megan pitched in as well.
The clear roof over the pergola means it can be enjoyed even in rainy weather, but it still lets in light for some plants to grow.
Why would you ever have to go inside?
The bar was made from Lynne’s mother’s old sewing table.
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