Build your own storage bench... $80 in materials. About 1 day of work. I think one of these with treated wood would be handy in a veggie garden to keep small tools. Might need to add something to prevent water from getting inside and rusting the tools. Maybe a lock as well to discourage cleptos.
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How to Make Chinese Paper Lanterns - I was surprised to see these are still being made; they were a regular craft when I was in elementary school in the 1960s. It's good to know there is something I can be proficient in when doing crafts with my grandchildren. :)