But now we're doing the fun stuff. The stuff that's easier to do, quicker to build. And looks impressive.
Everything started out well from the beginning. My husband purchased his materials when there was a sale at the lumber yard. I myself was stunned. I never even knew that lumber yards and building material stores had sales. The result was that we were able to get everything we needed instead of just half of it. And here it is:
You'll see that one piece of clear fiberglass/plastic on the top of the pile. We need that because last Easter my son did this:
While swinging way too high on this:
Here's a reminder of where we last left you at Easter, having dug holes and made huge cement blocks, on which the vertical supporting beams will be placed.
And this is how far we came yesterday, just after lunch:
I was trying to get my husband to wave to me. His response was to become very irritated and told me to come down and help him (as opposed to vaccuuming the crumbs that kids had left all over the living room floor because they decided to take their breakfast down from the table so that they could play with all their little Bankugan toys).