See the picture above? It’s the desert near a small town in Utah called Grantsville. Beautiful in its own right, but not very inviting or inhabitable. My Aunt Janet and Uncle Gary own several acres of that very land and have spent the last 10 years turning it into their own Eden:

Amazing, right? And having spent several idyllic afternoons on the property, I can tell you the pictures don’t do it justice. I’m not sure if I know anyone that works harder than Gary or Janet. You can read more about what they did in an article here. (More pics too!)