The Ping-Pong Patch – GardenRant

The Ping-Pong Patch – GardenRant
The Table Tennis Arena If COVID-19 wasn’t worrisome enough, we dodged tornadoes, scared off black vultures, and survived two nights of hard freezes this month. Gardening and Ping-Pong, peculiar bedfellows, eased my restless mind. The Ping-Pong table, dubbed a “table tennis arena” by New York Times writer Michael Tortorello, is getting a workout this spring in our Salvisa barn. So is the adjacent patch of shade plants. Ping-Pong Patch and the crooked corn crib Mac Reid, a neighbor and life-long friend, and I play Ping-Pong several times a week. We are semi-isolationists. Neither one of us wanders far from home, except for essential shopping, wildflower walks and Ping-Pong. We maintain a social distance of 9’—the length of the table—when we play.  I can jaw with the best of them, but only occasionally win a game. (Mac has a bag of trick shots.) We wash our hands after each match. Trillium... Read More

Modern Outdoor DIY Concrete Bench with Redwood Seat

Modern Outdoor DIY Concrete Bench with Redwood Seat
Build your own modern outdoor bench from concrete and redwood following this DIY concrete bench tutorial and woodworking plan! We show you how to make a DIY concrete bench form, then build a redwood bench seat for durable outdoor seating.  We’ve done a decent amount concrete work over the past few years, like our huge DIY patio a few years ago, and since then a couple more small sections of patio at our current house that you’ve never seen… And our amazing contributors have made some really cool projects like this concrete frame, modular mini planters, this HUGE planter big enough for a tree and finally a side table. So, today we thought it would be fun to create an actual piece of furniture using concrete.  It was our first try and for the most part we REALLY love the outdoor bench.  It is modern and beautiful … Read More

Buy Home Decor Articles, Inside Ornament & Work Online At Low Prices In India

Buy Home Decor Articles, Inside Ornament & Work Online At Low Prices In India
Gardening Kitchens have conventionally been used to organize family meals, store meals and organise utensils and crockery. He says there may be proof that gardeners stay longer and are less burdened. Quite a lot of research affirm this, pointing to each the bodily and psychological well being benefits of gardening. As one of many largest homeowners of agricultural land and the premier steward of the cultural and pure landscape of Massachusetts, The Trustees was a founding member of The Boston Public Market. The Trustees extends its management to remodel the local food system by connecting residents and visitors back to the land and sharing the Commonwealth’s collective agrarian heritage by means of innovative retail and educational experiences at the Boston Public Market. The initial reception was vital: it was so small that only one particular person could work in it; some storage areas meant for uncooked loose meals ingredients such... Read More