Remember this guy:
I really wish I had taken a picture of it before Carl finished it. Yeah, I started it and like most of my projects it looks worse before it is finished. And, I didn't get around to finishing it. I ripped up half of that black stuff that you put down to block the weeds and had killed all the weeds. But then I became a whale and was unable to get out there in the heat. And those weeds came up to the porch. Our yard was an eye sore. So Carl got out there and fixed it. And now it looks like this:
We still need to figure out what plants to put out there that are low maintenance and can have direct sunlight.