A corn roast is a fun summer gathering. Although it's pretty much the definition of "casual," you can mix things up by bringing out pretty linens, dinnerware... even silverware, right outside!   Photo by RDA-MKE.

Summer Corn Roast

Invite friends and family to bite into summer with an old-fashioned corn roast.

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Collect water in a rain barrel to save money.

5 Ways to Conserve Water in Your Backyard

Get a lush, healthy landscape with less water. Our garden expert shares how to use a rain barrel (and save money) in your own backyard.

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We found this armoire at a thrift shop for $33. Customize yours with colors that suit your style.

Upcycled Craft Armoire

Give new life to old thrift store finds with this DIY project transforming an old armoire into a colorful crafting center.

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