Fall Back In Love with Your Garden for Summer

Summer season is here, and that means blistering temperatures, tropical beaches, and terrible burns. Or, if you’re planning on staying home this year, it might just mean that it’s time to fall back in love with your garden. We often forget all about our garden through winter and spring, but when summer finally rolls around, it’s there waiting for us. The question is, what type of state is your garden in? It might be time to make some improvements so you can make sure you get the most out of it.

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Water Sports

Why not start by making sure that the kids can enjoy the garden this year? I bet you have always wanted a pool in your backyard, I know I have. Well, did you know you can get a full sized pool for your garden that stands by itself? I’m not talking about the stone ones that cost an absolute fortune. I mean a plastic pool that is big enough to swim laps.

These are available online right now, and you can pick one up for less than a grand. Yes, it will take a while to set up, and yes it will require a lot of water. But just think about how much fun you could have with it, without ever leaving your backyard.

Or, if you want a cheaper option you could think about buying a slip and slide. A slip and slide is really just a thin piece of plastic that you lay across the ground. Add some water and soap liquid, and it becomes a slippery dream for the kids. They’ll have hours of play zipping up and down it.

A Place To Relax

Or, alternatively, maybe you want your garden to be the perfect place to relax through those long hot, summer months. To do that, you’re certainly going to need to make sure you have some great garden furniture to lie back on. Luckily, you can buy this with Target coupons from the trusted Coupon Sherpa and get some fantastic deals on patio furniture for your yard. Don’t forget, these days, you don’t need to settle for the bare minimum. You can get luxurious, wonderfully comfortable furniture for your backyard.

An extra tip would be to pick up a hammock. If you have a couple trees in your back garden or even a couple poles, this can be the perfect way to lie back with a good book.

Liven It Up

Or finally, maybe you just want to add some new life to your garden this year. Wouldn’t it be lovely if you could look out your back window and see some wildlife? Well, you’ll certainly be able to with the right set up. You can start off by letting your grass grow a little. This will encourage wildlife to venture into your garden. Then, set up bird feeders to hear the sound of tweets that won’t be coming from your phone. After that sit back and wait. Soon enough your grass will be rustling with woodland creatures and the trees around your home will be singing for summer.

Have a Great Week!

Love and Blessings

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Kim is the CEO of Life in a House, proud mother to two great sons, and 2 beautiful granddaughters. She loves spur-of-the-moment road trips and weekend getaways to Norfolk and Virginia Beach. She has been blogging for over 17 years and focuses on family, home, and lifestyle topics. She loves hosting giveaways and putting together great gift guides for likeminded grands looking to spoil their grandkids. Her dream is to retire to a little cottage on the beach and spend her days collecting shells with her granddaughters.
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tridingermckee

I love these ideas. I want to create a tranquil place to enjoy the flowers and birds. A place to sit in the sun and read or daydream. This has motivated me to get started!