Well, done with the retaining wall project, at least for this year.
How I started:
And how it stands today:
The biggest stumbling block, and what I've been workion on since my last post, was the removal of the stump from the old holly tree. I got that out yesterday, finally:
I now have 7 black orchids and 12 burgundy tulips planted, and will be waiting for spring with even more anticipation than usual.