"Changeable signage for your front step. Neat for town homes and apartments... Also I would ad a small secondary sign that says no soliciting. "No I don't want to by mystery meat out of the back of your truck" says me to the strange man at my doorstep. This happens once a month at least."

Cute idea- use a post and have different signs to hang for different times of year/parties/birthdays/etc. Love it! Cute idea for front porch!

Buckets covered in burlap for garden containers

5 Gal bucket wrapped in burlap held in place by twine - interesting planter idea Thin king this could be really cute in oil cloth as well. Think I found a solution for the bazillion 6 gallon buckets I have ion my deck trying to grow tomatoes.

This is such a neat idea for the tree in the backyard. I would make up stories about the little guys that live inside...

Elf house on a tree! That would be cute in the garden, especially in the tree over grown with ivy. How about some battery tea lights in the windows during outdoor parties. I hear the fairies/elves whispering "home school project" in my ear.

DIY Teacup Bird Feeder

I'm not a crafty girl. But, this little project might just get me moving. Love, love, tea cups and birds! DIY Teacup Bird Feeder by jbrookart

another pinner said : Amazing  Organic  Weed  Killer Spray.    1/2 gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar  1/4 c table salt  1/2 tsp Dawn liquid dish soap  Mix and pour into a spray bottle    Spray weeds thoroughly.  It makes 1/2 gallon for around $6.40  It worked better than Round Up

Going to try this- Amazing Organic Weed Killer Spray. gallon of Apple Cider Vinegar c table salt tsp Dawn liquid dish soap Mix and pour into a spray bottle Spray weeds thoroughly. It makes gallon and worked better than Round Up

diy garden path project

Very cool idea: pallet wood garden walkway from Funky Junk Interiors. Maybe I could use the wood from my Dad's pallets.

DIY Colorful Outdoor Furniture - (Love this!)

Colorful Touches for Outdoor Decorating

Colorful Furniture -- Add pizzazz to a plain deck w/ colorful furniture. Mix & match chairs of a similar style in a variety of colors. Here, bright purples, blues, reds, & oranges fill the deck w/ summer colors.

pea trellis project tutorial (Medium)

Making a Pea Trellis with Kids

Easy DIY Pea Trellis Project This simple trellis for climbing plants is a great way to get the kids involved in the vegetable garden.

Non-Traditional Pergola - Patio Shades Ideas - 10 Clever Ways to Take Cover Outdoors - Bob Vila

If your deck or patio is partially covered, drape lengths of fabric or canvas between the joists to create shade. Space out the pieces of fabric for a more transparent look, and add lights to illuminate the space at night.