Don’t discard that partial bag of concrete mix! Build your own steppingstone form from a 5-gallon bucket. Cut around a 5-gallon bucket just above the handle. Set the cutout ring on a sheet of plywood and fill it with concrete. When the concrete has set, remove the form—you now have your first homemade steppingstone. Check out these ingenious uses for 5-gallon buckets!
— Judith Perez