If you have a hose bib that has become hard to reach due to encroaching shrubs or other obstructions, here's a way to bring the water source out into the open. Run plastic pipe inside a PVC fence post and attach a hose bib and a nipple. Run a short piece
DIY - Homemade Gabion wall ie rocks encased in wire baskets and used as a retaining wall - creates a dramatic feature in a garden. No directions on link. Nice someone figured out how to landscape with river rock. I swear they grow!
fill cinder blocks with a creeping ground cover like thyme which smells so good when walked on.-----good idea on a bank or berm; helps keep weeds to a minimum as the thyme (or other groundcover) spreads and hides the cement.