Raised Planter - The hinged lid allows for quick access, as well as easy venting. Hoop house plastic can be rolled up in the summer to keep rain off tomatoes, or removed entirely during the hot months.
DIY pallet swing: pallets, 2 x 4 lumber (we used three 8-foot pieces), drill, screws, saw, measuring tape, rope & mattress or cushion (shown w/a standard twin mattress) 2 vinyl zippered mattress covers
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Build an above ground pool that will be the envy of your neighborhood.
Save money by regrowing these 10 foods that regrow in water without dirt. Perfect if you don't have room for a garden & trying to save a few bucks! Regrow lettuce, regrow celery... regrow vegetables with one of the best budget tips of the year, and easy for anyone to do! :: DontWastetheCrumbs.com
This would be wonder in out BIG back yard---a couple of drinks, a little soft music, and some grrrrreat books!