So this is what it looks like at the end of Day Two ... things are slowly taking shape and it feels a bit less of a mess.
The two views below show each side of the sidewalk looking out from the gate and give a better idea of what the trenches look like.
Otahal and I took a trip to a stone yard and found some moss rock that he considered suitable for our needs. After that we stopped at JJL Greenhouses so he could place an order, which included a flat of White Swan Echinacea for me. Just because.
We'll see how things look in 24 hours. Stay tuned.