For the beach house* river rocks in a box + garden hose = clean feet what a great garden idea! Placed in the sun will heat the stones as well. Great way to wash off little feet covered with grass and dirt before coming inside.
THE POISON IVY IS THICK THIS YEAR! "Poison Ivy Killer: Prevent problems with poison ivy growing in your yard by adding 3 pounds of salt to a gallon of soapy water, and spraying the mixture on the leaves and stems of the poison ivy plants.
Coolest gardening site EVER! On the Gardener's Supply Company website you can design your own garden beds by clicking & dragging the plants you want, where you want them.then you can print your planting map WITH very detailed planting directions.