Picnic Accessories: Few things are more romantic than a meal on a soft patch of grass. But without the right accessories, you may be dealing with unwanted guests to spilled wine, squishy blueberries and a blazing sun. Avoid all that with these tools and tips.
Make a fire pit to turn your backyard into usable entertaining space in chilly weather. Rather than a store-bought bowl, use a steel rim from a truck or tractor tire. Lay it flat on a dirt or gravel surface, ring with stones to hold in place, and build the fire inside.