Brick pavers make a simple, handsome border and work well as edging material. They're ideal for a wide border that keeps grass out of the garden, yet allows flowers etc. to spill over without intruding onto the grass.
Use an old tire to create a small backyard pond. My kids, 3 sons, have been helping with yard work and planting. They keep asking for a pond. I think this is a great DIY project to do outside with them. Looks simple.
And a small trellised planter perfect for patios and corner accents. (climbers, veggies and/or flowers…). And a small trellised planter perfect for patios and corner accents. (climbers, veggies and/or flowers…).
You will love this collection of Backyard Games that is fun for the whole family. This DIY Bowling Alley is just one of the top ideas. Check out the Giant Connect 4 and the Giant Scrabble too! You're also going to love the backyard mini golf!
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.