More to explore:
DIY Backyard Makeover on a Budget from Pink and Green Mama Blog (xeriscaping, dry river bed, dog- and kid-friendly)
Dry River Creek Ideas.
Dry Creek Bed Idea
Dry river bed
Dry river bed landscape.
pattern with succulents - could use in the landscape as a "dry river bed" look!
Cute dry river bed for rain gutter run offs. By Takoma Park Cooperative Nursery School, via Flickr
Dry Creek Bed Drainage Canal for Downspouts
6 Tips to a Fabulous Dry Creek Bed
Dry creek bed of river rocks
Run a Dry Stream