Imagine what you can do in your own backyard. Doze in a hammock under a shade tree to the soothing sound of a nearby water fountain or waterfall? Host an elegant outdoor soiree, complete with candlelight and chilled white wine? Harvest apples from your miniature orchard? Prepare and enjoy a perfect rack of barbecued ribs? Gather a bouquet from your stunning flower beds? Watch your resident songbirds enjoy the birdhouse you built and set up this spring? This volume will walk you through every step of creating the yard of your dreams.
You'll find hundreds of inspirational ideas and instructions for creating a yard that's perfect for your needs. There's a detailed guide to the fine art of outdoor cooking and dining, including delicious recipes and tips for daytime and evening entertaining.