The Enchanting Garden Behind This House Gives the Word ‘Junkyard’ New Meaning
This portable play yard is a breeze to bring out and pack up. Mesh on all sides allows for ventilation and an unobstructed view of your new arrival.
When you shop for lasting outdoor furniture, take your cue from Mother Nature—she does durability best. This set of rustic Adirondack chairs lets kids be at one with their landscape.
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You don’t need to own a cottage to be inspired by these charming garden ideas.
Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape.
Like your home, your car should go the distance as your needs change. Smart-looking for a couple, the all-new 2016 Honda Pilot is also tailor-made for a family with plans to grow. The multi-angle rearview camera helps you see more of what’s behind you as you back out of a driveway, while flexible cargo management and an available remote power tailgate make it a cinch to load sports equipment into the car. And when your teen is in the driver’s seat? That’s when you can depend on the Pilot’s ACE body structure, VSA, and available Collision Mitigation Braking System to help give you peace of mind.
Here’s everything you need to know to create a beautiful backyard this spring.
Melissa at the Inspired Room recently uncovered some inspirational patio spaces.
An all-weather woven rug provides cushioning for unsteady feet and defines the patio seating area for lounging and entertaining. A fade- and water-resistant mat is ideal for sunny- and salty-air climes.
Toys with wheels are perfect for always-on-the-move toddlers exploring the backyard. Little ones will love hauling their toys (or their very own gardening tools!) in this wee wheelbarrow.
Outfitting a lush outdoor area means more than just buying a grill and picking pretty plants. Use these tips to create a backyard oasis no one will ever want to leave.
Henry Vintage tractor, henryinhudson.com; Fred E. Trout vintage wheelbarrow
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Give preteens room to bloom with the essentials for a backyard veggie garden. Once they’ve cultivated a green thumb, everyone in the family may start eating better.
Lunea Melamine plates, tray and pitcher, crateandbarrel.com; Carousel Antiques vintage goose, olecarouselantiquescenter; Hudson Mercantile vintage flag
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Want to make a better first impression? Get inspired by these gorgeous house exteriors.
Let’s face it, nobody wants to bring their furniture indoors every time it rains in effort to prevent mold and rusting. So unless you use your noggin, creating outdoor spaces may become challenging (and a bit expensive) if your furniture is inevitably exposed to the elements. But alas, we’ve gathered a quaint collection of country gardens and patios that provide livable lounge and dining areas while perfectly complimenting their natural surroundings. The timeless spaces below seem to have been pulled together effortlessly and that is what country living is all about! So without further adieu, take a peek at these rural silhouettes…
The patio seating area comes alive with the addition of bright pillows and a serving tray. With extra seating, like these raffia footstools, the coffee table can accommodate impromptu gatherings of your high schooler’s friends.
Rock me, mama, like one of these gorgeous wagon wheel decor ideas.
Make your backyard even more lovely with these soothing fountains.
There’s no need for a florist–these are better than store bought.
For a lively barbecue, invite interesting tabletop pieces, such as patterned cloth napkins and vibrant placemats. Then pair practical accents, like these indestructible melamine plates, with ones that contribute to the outdoorsy vibe, such as mason jar glassware.
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Graco Pack ‘n Play Playard, toysrus.com; Petit Pehr canvas storage bin, perfectlysmitten.com; Mighty Twenty toothfairy pillow, mightytwenty.com; Organic rubber ducky rattle, estella-nyc.com
Because you deserve a nice place to rest in between potting petunias and pulling up weeds.
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By A.J. Hanley; photographed by Paul Costello; styled by Barbara Schmidt
These crafts are best done with a glass of sweet tea in hand.
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See how this blogger’s garden went from “plain” to “pretty” in a snap.
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