Fast, Easy DIY Backyard Fire Pit Ideas

teens roasting marshmallows

By Stephanie Jarrett, Everything Arlington, TX!

Cooler weather has arrived, and there is nothing like spending time in the backyard with loved ones lounging in the backyard (especially in a comfy chair!). One of my favorite ways to enjoy my backyard this time of year is around my DIY fire pit, roasting marshmallows and hot dogs with my girls, enjoying the warmth of the fire while wrapped in a flannel blanket on a chilly evening. 

When we moved last summer, my husband suggested we DIY our own fire pit to enjoy in our new backyard. I’ll admit- I was skeptical. I’m no Chip Gaines. Creating something that could withstand and contain fire seemed daunting. However, after a quick YouTube tutorial, I knew my husband was right. We could do a DIY fire pit quickly and easily.  

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15 Coolest Christmas Gifts for Teenage Girls for Their Room

Trying to come up with cool ideas for Christmas gifts for teenage girls can seem like an impossible task, as we all know they are notorious for being picky. If you want to impress a teen, on-trend bedroom accessories, which include everything from photo collage kits they can customize to essential oil room diffusers that can lift your mood are perfect.  

Get a head start on your Christmas shopping with these top teen-approved gift ideas. 

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