Bonnie Armstrong Pankratz
Bonnie Armstrong Pankratz
Bonnie Armstrong Pankratz

Bonnie Armstrong Pankratz

Light up some wine bottle tiki torches for a nighttime party.

Make a giant Scrabble set.

Plant lemongrass and rosemary in pots, containers or in flower beds on your balcony or in your garden to have a mosquito free summer! You can use them as herbs in cooking as well. Remember to brush them to release more of their fragrance before your outdoor activity.

5 Ways to Use Cinder Blocks in the Garden • Lots of creative projects, ideas and tutorials!

Freeze your Fresh Herbs in Olive Oil so you can Cook with them all Winter Long!

Bring out your inner princess (or prince) at this Colorado fairy tale castle!

How to make a non-toxic bug repellent luminary in a mason jar via @thesnugonline

Pressure points on your feet

Acid-stained Concrete Patio -- Looks like copper! Click the pic for a brief how-to video on doing this technique.

Here is the vertical cedar fence my hubby built (with my design, lumber shopping and staining help - I'm useless with a hammer though) to cover up the two hideous air conditioning units gracing our frontage. He's awesome! I'm happy. We left lots of air for the AC units to breathe so hopefully its fine.

Above Ground Pools Decks Idea | Ground Pools with Decks for an Outdoor Party : Small Above Ground Pool ...

DIY Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes. Remove Paint, Gum and Ink. Mend Jeans and Fix Snags in Clothing. Resize and Repair your Jeans, Shirts, Pants and Shoes

Trellis / Pergolas - contemporary - pool - miami - by Coastal Screen and Rail

Use large pavers and river rocks to create a sleek, durable walkway you won’t have to spend time maintaining. Here’s how to do it: First, establish and mark your walkway’s perimeter. Do your best to make the boundary lines straight and exact. Lay your large pavers, aiming to create evenly-spaced columns and rows. Finally, fill the remaining space inside your outer perimeter with river rocks.

Get ready for fall weather with a cozy outdoor daybed.


M & M Stones via Buzzfeed and other super cute DIY garden ideas