Make an attractive border for a concrete walkway or patio using brick pavers set on a bed of gravel and sand. With a solid gravel base, a brick border will last for the life of your house.
West Side Residence Project: 'Dry Creek Bed' after a storm
Multicolored coleus -- shade-friendly, for when we finally do the backyard bed
Another landscape look for places where we don't want grass. I usually don't like rock as much as bark, but I do like the rive rock look here.
fire pit w path
DIY Concrete Garden Globes - Make your own concrete garden globes using old glass light shades!
concrete garden globes
paint glow in the dark on plant potters for around the edge of the garden or patio
Fun garden beds, how-to
Landscaping. This is a really good "beginner friendly" blog post with step by step instructions and pictures.