Here is a view from the deck where I like to work in the summer when I work from home. This sits above the back yard. If I go down those spiral stairs, I end up in the enclosed back yard where the hugelkultur bed is. This is on the second story. You can see how happy the English Ivy is. It has climbed at least this high on the sycamore tree. You can also see the rain chains hanging down. I changed the direction of the water from the gutters so the back yard doesn’t flood. Since there is no structure to attach gutters to, I used rain chains instead. I’m thinking about how I can build myself a standing desk out here.
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