Shape ideas for my formal herb garden. Maybe not herbs, but I really like the idea of this kind of structure in the back yard. Pea gravel separates the shaped beds, nice. Choose plants that will thrive in my unfortunate climate.
Do you have a wood burning fireplace or even a fire pit at home? If you use one to make your house warm and cosy during the winter, you might want to look at this collection of great firewood storage ideas!