Brick would also look great for the walkway. Country Casual by Ginkgo Leaf Studio Wisconsin Landscape Contractors Association - 2013 Silver Award for Excellence in Residential Landscape Design and Construction.
need a dog. Just so I can have this cute dog bed in my house! - Modern DIY dog bed - so cute! You could also use the same plans and use it as a kids play house (just drape a blanket over the top and you're good to go).