Using the right hand tools can make a big difference in how tired or sore you become after a day of gardening. The wrong tool creates extra work and strain!
If you have any wrist or elbow problems, in particular, there are tools available that allow you to do the job at hand with less twisting and pressure on weak joints.
I have made a little video to explain:
The double-headed “eye danger” tool may not be available anymore. I certainly couldn’t find one when I searched online. However, the Asian weeding tool and the Cobrahead weeder are easy to find and a joy to use.