My neighbor has this area in her backyard that's like an outdoor kitchen, dining, and living room. It is beyond spectacular! Her husband took an idea from one of those DIY TV shows and really transformed their bland backyard into something wonderful.
Their kitchen area kind of looks like this:
And off to the other side of their firepit - which theirs is octagonal instead of square - they have a sitting area like this:
We looove going over there and wish we could afford to do a similar thing in our own back yard. So how about you? Do you have an outdoor space like to cook in and relax in like these? If so, care to share pics? If not, what would you have in yours if you had one?