Tag Archive: outdoor and lawn

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Pooch With a View

Yup. At our house, we have no need for door bells. We know when neighbors are walking their dogs. We definitely know when the mail carrier has arrived. Our dog Klunkers has proudly taken on the house chore of K9 cop,

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Repurposed Dresser Makes A Fantastic Raised Garden Bed Part 2

So, youʼve used the drawers of that old dresser to make a vertical container garden (part 1), but what do you do with those old dresser bodies? Use them as raised beds (part 2)!

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The Ultimate Man Spa

Silliness is a much welcomed springboard to launch us on our weekend way. I believe this "just for fun" photo places the fulcrum all the way back, and turns the ridiculousness all the way up.

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Turn Ordinary Outdoor Furniture & Accessories Into Mosaic Masterpieces

It’s the long awaited season for backyard parties, weekend lounging, and simply enjoying being outside. Today’s how-to is for the ambitious and artfully minded DIYer who wishes to impress

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Outstanding Outdoor Hangouts

With warm days stretching out longer as summer approaches, more of us are venturing into the outdoors, looking for that "sweet spot" to hang.

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Book Review & Giveaway: "Simply Imperfect" is Simply Perfection

When I first picked up Robyn Griggs Lawrence's newest book, Simply Imperfect: Revisiting the Wabi-Sabi House, a study of the Japanese art of living called "wabi-sabi", I was quite intrigued, as I'd never before experienced nor been exposed to this design style or philosophy.

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Fiskars Momentum Push Reel Mower...Not My Grandpa's Mower

Simplicity is what many people are longing for these days and today's "DIY Goods, Gadgets, and Gizmos" is a push in the right direction (eh, hem...). The Fiskars Momentum Push Mower returns us to those quiet days of non-motorized, gas fume-free yard work with the added benefit of befriending the environment.

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How To Create Bang On House Numbers

The very nature of DIY suggests "doable", a word that perfectly describes today's "how-to". With a simple supply list and about one to two hours, you'll be able to proudly display your house numbers with bang on rustic charm.

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Funky Twist On Urban Beautification

Home improvement for some has gone far beyond their own front door. Just look how these creative DIY urban beautification visionaries turned cracks, potholes, and graffiti into something special and spectacular.

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Blogs We Dig: Charles & Hudson

Fraternities, country clubs, knights of the king's army...this was my first impression from the crest logo of today's "Blogs We Dig": Charles & Hudson. Along with its topics insignias, there is a kind of authority that entices me to want to continue reading, clicking, then on to reading some more.