Spring is here which means birds singing, flowers blooming and weather you won’t be able to resist. If you’re already planning your garden, don’t forget to make room for one or two of these fun Pinterest-sourced garden ideas. Your kids will love every last one.

Strawberry Rocks

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Not only are these little guys gorgeous, they serve an important function. Looking for a way to keep birds off of your strawberry plants this summer? Painted rocks train birds to view ripe scrumptious berries as not-so-delicious rocks! Just leave the strawberry rocks around your plants this spring. By summer, birds will no longer have a desire to plunge their beaks into hard spheres.

Here’s how to make them: http://hodgepodgecraft.com/20-reasons-to-paint-rocks-yes-really-part-1/

Fairy Door Planters

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Add a touch of whimsy to your front stoop with one of these DIY Fairy Door Planters. Your children will love imagining woodland creatures sneaking in and out of their gardens at night. These make for wonderful and unique housewarming gifts.

Learn how to make them: http://blog.consumercrafts.com/seasonal/summer-projects-seasonal/diy-fairy-house-planter/

DIY Cat Planters

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Know a cat lover? Think twice before you throw away those empty soda containers! These planters are seriously adorable and not at all complicated to make! Upcycle what could have been just garbage into something you’ll be proud to display all spring long.

Instructions: http://destinationfemme.com/diy-cute-plastic-bottle-cat-planter-sd/