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First Lady of the House: Easy Fire Pits for S'Mores

Fun outdoor summer party idea: light charcoal in terracotta pots lined with foil for tabletop s'mores.

Lighted tables

Blue string lights underneath the table skirt. Think of the possibilities for creative indoor/outdoor home or party decor fun! I know prom is a year away, but I want to do an underwater theme.

Most people have the basics of throwing a movie night down: you get a movie, you get snacks, you get comfortable, and boom, you’re done. When it comes to throwing a movie party in the backyard, however, things get a little trickier. Read on as we show you how to do it stress free.

Reminder to see if Dustin and Zac can set up JAWS to view while in the pool that night! The HTG Guide to Throwing a Backyard Movie Night

DIY Tin Can Grill @Suzanna Rubottom Rubottom Rubottom Cleckler  , this looks like something the brother would do. :)

WOW - i don't know if i even will be able to use this, but the idea is great just in case - perfect camping grill! DIY Tin Can Grill Top 33 Most Creative Camping DIY Projects and Clever Ideas by

Tin can light #bushcraftfire

Tin can light #bushcraftfire

A s'mores bar how-to guide! Inspiring and stylish ways to plan a s'mores bar at your wedding! #smoresbar #smoreswedding #smores

HOW-TO: Make Your Own S’mores Bar at a Wedding!

Even though it is in May and day time I still want a smores bar and fire pit. A s'mores bar how-to guide! Inspiring and stylish ways to plan a s'mores bar at your wedding!

What to do with that canoe when it isn't on the water.

Great for Bon Voyage Theme or any backyard party ! I like the idea of using the seats as a place to cut the limes. I need to put the canoe on sturdy brackets (like they use at LLBean) to raise it to a convenient height.

Different cones for the ice cream station #wedding #diywedding #icecream #summer #desserttable

Goodbye School, Hello Summer!

How fun! An ice cream bar! This would be perfect for an outside wedding between the ceremony and dinner! I sure wouldn't complain if I went to a wedding hat had this! Anne & Villeda WE NEED THIS! :D I love me some ice cream !

Natural Insect Repellent DIY Luminaries. using essential oils. Add some magic to your next outdoor party and ward off the bugs with these easy-to-make luminaries. |

Natural Bug Repellent Luminaries

Add some magic to your next outdoor party with this recipe for DIY easy-to-assemble natural bug repellent luminaries using essential oils in mason jars.

DIY lounge chairs, perfect for an outdoor movie night.

20 DIY Outdoor Projects

backyard theater Outdoor Movie Theater Seats-outdoor movie nights are one of our favorite summer activities but these extra seats would be cute and great for when we have extra guests.

Candle Lantern bags

Candle Lanterns These brilliant fire-retardant paper bags, punched with a star shaped graphic, create a soft romantic glow. Place tea lights inside (weigh down with a bit of gravel in case of breeze) and line them along borders and paths

Repurpose used wine bottles to make tiki torches for your outdoor gatherings. Filled with citronella fuel, they also keep bugs away.

How to Make a Wine Bottle Tiki Torch