Create a great place for potting plants and gardening chores by building this tough, good-looking potting bench. This one is built from cedar to hold up to years of use outdoors. It looks so good that you might decide to use it as a serving station on your deck or patio, too. FREE PLANS at buildsomething.com

DIY Garden Markers Inspired by Lois Ehlerts Growing Vegetable Soup – Get ready to start your seeds with your kids this Spring by reading Lois Ehlerts Growing Garden boxed set and create your own DIY, permanent Garden Markers! They make for great Mothers Day gifts too | Gardening | DIY | Crafts for Kids | Kids Activities | Childrens Books | Spring | Gardening with Kids | Mothers Day | Gift Ideas |