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    Lara Spencer
    Lara Spencer
    Lara Spencer

    Lara Spencer

    @GMA Anchor. Author of FLEA MARKET FABULOUS. Host of Flea Market Flip. Mom.

    At most wedding receptions, the main entertainment is in the form of a DJ or band. But what about guests who don't like to dance?

    Spray Chalk- what a fun way for kids to make art this Summer! Making the chalk takes seconds, and it easily washes off of the sidewalk and ...

    Another pinner says: "32 Of The Best DIY Backyard Games You Will Ever Play" Can't wait to give some of these a try

    Tons of cute lawn games, also like the lawn seating made out of hay bales. I want to use the same tent for the ceremony and reception, so this can be set up outside for the cocktail hour while the tent is being redone for the reception.

    Create your own outdoor movie night. Grab some pillows, some lighting, snacks, a screen and projector

    Build this outdoor bowling alley for your back yard to make sure you enjoy that space as much as possible. We like the idea of leaving some area in the garden clear for this!

    The Grand Slam: This fetching new addition to your backyard will leave your dog salivating with delight.

    Think outside the box with your patio pavers! While a checkerboard design never seems to go out of style, this is also a great idea for entertaining kids and guests.

    27 Insanely Fun Yard Games That People Of All Ages Will Love

    Build a DIY Kid's Seesaw for under $30 - This would be a great Christmas gift! Only takes about 2 hours to build for beginners!

    The Treehouse: Family Swing Project

    Build this DIY Kiddie Car Wash as we are approaching warmer weather!

    How to Get Your Backyard Summer-Ready | Watch the video - Yahoo Good Morning America

    How to Get Your Backyard Summer-Ready | Watch the video - Yahoo Good Morning America

    A bucket table provides a storage space for things you don't want to leave out in the rain, like citronella candles and pillows. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

    Shrubs: Spiraea. The tiny cascading summer blossoms are spectacular. But the wild waterfall-like shape of the stems gives great 'fill' to landscapes year-round.

    Here’s a list of how you can use annuals (plants that you need to replant every year) in your garden.

    May Garden Calender trees/annuals/perennials/roses For more gardening tips, seed contests, container recipes and plant info visit us on facebook

    Check Out This Fun Update for Your Backyard Playground | Watch the video - Yahoo Good Morning America

    So lovely! Video: How to make a unique garden chandelier, using a shallow tray, canning jars, votive candles, moss, a flowerpot, rope, chain, and birdseed.

    Picking the right plants is key to creating a thriving yard!

    Old furniture can turn into colorful backyard accents! Tip - get them powder coated!

    So cool! Kids will love these pots sprayed with glow-in-the-dark paint!

    Create a cool place to lounge with this tutorial for DIY Modular Seating!

    Maybe for the more experienced builder, but how cool is this! You could drape with a beautiful fabric too!

    If you are trying to grown more fresh herbs, but have little up! DIY Tiered Herb Garden Tutorial. Great for decks and small outdoor spaces!

    Lighting is everything - check out these project ideas: Brighten up your backyard this summer with any of these 17 creative outdoor lighting ideas!

    What a cool rustic chandelier! You can get the jars at yard sales or flea markets for a steal! DIY Hanging Outdoor Chandelier | via Style Me Pretty and The Great Outdoors | House & Home Mom, I showed dad some amazing outdoor furniture from Ikea, maybe he can stain the wood the same color and we can make this and use white cristmas lights in them?

    What a great way to rescue, recycle, reinvent! Use recycled cans to make a cutlery holder.

    Light the night and keep the bugs away! Learn how to make: Recycled Wind Bottle Torch - Fill with citronnella for outside entertainment area