How to Use Those Busted Pool Noodles

Ellen Williams and Erin Dymowski

Spring is in the air, but if you are like me, the detritus of last summer is still laying around. A barren garden here, a pot of dead flowers there, and broken pool noodles crammed into the garage. Well,it’s the season of new beginnings so why not turn that junk into a show stopping deckscape? Flower pots plus pool noodles equals the best way to welcome the warmth because repurposing and recycling makes Mother Nature smile. Here’s the DIY on how to make it happen!



How To Use Those Busted Pool Noodles


Ellen Williams and Erin Dymowski are the dynamic writing duo sharing the blog, The Sisterhood of the Sensible Moms, but they don’t share everything. Erin has 5 kids with her husband Steve and Ellen has two kids with her husband Frank. They’ve got parenting covered from kindergarten to high school. Their blog is like a good Girls’ Night Out conversation: full of shared stories, advice, book recommendations, and recipes; dosed heavily with humor and a dash of snark; and sprinkled with truth and honesty softened with sweetness. They are 2013 BlogHer Voices of the Year and co-authors of the anthology “You Have Lipstick On Your Teeth.” They are Pinterest ninjas, carpoolers extraordinaire, and Nikon warriors.