Our patio project is moving right along!  Here are the before pictures:

Here’s the design of our new patio.  The dotted line (shaped like a stocking) represents our current grass line.  The green shaded in area represents where the new grass will be.  And of course, the little checkered pattern is our new path and patio.

This is what our yard looked like at the end of Day 1 (lines and digging):

And the end of Day 2:

Pavers are here in our driveway now and this is middle of Day 3.

He plans to get the gravel spread and compacted before the end of the day.