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    Lisa Aitchison
    Lisa Aitchison
    Lisa Aitchison

    Lisa Aitchison

    Whenever you're feeling lazy and not down for a culinary challenge, check out this list of two-ingredient dishes.

    Repurposed glass doors ~ Perfect little office area.

    How To Turn A Beer Can Into The Only Camping Stove You'll Ever Need. One of the best gifts I've ever received on my travels is a stove made ...

    Tall objects are a home stylist's secret weapon. They can draw attention away from something unsightly (like the TV) and fill in visual gaps, like that space between your bedside table and the top of your headboard. Try a tall, narrow vase filled with blooming branches, a potted topiary or tall candlesticks. Foolproof combo: TV + artwork + tall object.

    Light Up Your Night With an Easy Outdoor Table Lamp Make a Solar Lamp- Looks easy!

    A different take on trellis use for shade: TANK ROOFTOP - Exterior Views Ipe wood boards (sustainably harvested) wrap around the roof terrace on various trellis structures. Integrated bench sits at far side of photo. Industrial fans that required acoustical buffer are at top left of photo.

    Eat What You Grow: the new dwarf thornless raspberry (and dwarf blueberry) bred to look fantastic in pots, it's easier and more popular than ever to have a good-looking yard you can eat from.

    Customize Ikea Furniture! ...Autumn Leafs Decal - for Norrsten Dresser

    so much prettier to bake and give gifts in these paper loaf pans than the foil ones.

    Frustrated with plates skidding off your lap while you're eating on a sofa or chair? Slip this charger underneath to stabilize them. With the TV Dinner Tray by Royal VKB, your plate will not slide from your lap when you reach for your remote control.

    contemporary indoor pots and planters by Terrain

    Small-Space Landscape Break It Up This trick may seem contradictory, but we promise it works: Break up open areas of a small space so it feels larger. Here, a colorful bed of roses, annuals, and perennials effectively divides a small back yard landscape into attractive nooks.

    Save space with upward growth...what a charming enclosed yard!

    cinder block art installation doubles as a succulent garden!

    I've been thinking of making a terrarium for a while now...been years since they were popular. Now I read that they are "coming back"

    With a beautiful garden view, these are the kind of windows to have by your kitchen sink!

    Majestic equine art...love the console table beneath that is made from an elm tree trunk that sits on a steel base.

    roof top garden...reminds me that garden design can also be apreciated from an areial view

    BEFORE: Unkempt Corner AFTER: Beautiful Backdrop..... Hint: Use containers in beds and borders. They're perfect for being able to swap out color in an instant -- and move to fill in any bare spots.

    The difference in this bathroom between no TDD, with electric lights from sconces turned on, and a TDD, electric lights turned off, is eye opening. And the more you keep your lights off, the more you save in electric costs.

    terranced...could use this idea to level out a section of the backyard closest to the house.

    Open latticework can provide a sense of enclosure while still capturing the views of greenery and sky beyond your backyard.

    Concrete planters can be surprisingly elegant in front of a home, ...

    connected panals of wire screen separate and make private the area behind...could hide the composter or a work area