So…..This post is for my mom, since she was asking what I have been up to in the yard lately…
I saw this project in pinterest a while back and thought, “Hey, I have a bunch of those hanging around in the yard not doing anything…”
I would like to preface this by saying that the above wall is a lot more “chic” than mine, but that’s OK. I was going for cheap & chic!
So…we had an eyesore right next to the entrance to our yard:
We have always hated it, so I decided to do something about it. I cleared away all of those rocks and leveled it in front of the fence:
Then I hauled all of the cinder blocks I could find in our yard up front. I arranged and re-arranged about 20 times.
I went to Home Depot and bought 8 additional blocks to finish the wall. I scrounged around the property for some stuff to transplant and bought a few new plants to add to it. This is how it turned out:
What have you been up to in your yard lately?