April showers bring May flowers, and boy what a mess my garden is! I don’t know if you’ve spent any time kneeling in the dirt lately, but spring has sprung all over Dallas, which means I’m spending significantly more time in the weeds.

Though I know how I want my outdoor living space to feel, I’m not always sure what exactly I want to do – and, most importantly, where to start. Enter: This Old House. Always a source of excellent tips for my crooked old house, I find I’m Pinning and page-tearing each of their weekend project ideas.

Here are a few projects I’m mulling over — have you done or will you do anything similar?


Source: bar cart, arbor, grill station, planted wagon, potted trellis, potting bench