Pallet Garden: If you’ve run out of space on your patio for more pots, try going vertical with a cool pallet planter. (via Apartment Therapy) - 15 Tiny Outdoor Garden Ideas for the Urban Dweller via Brit + Co.
No Scrub Method for cleaning stove burner grates: Seal in a plastic bag with a little ammonia (doesn't need to cover grates). Let sit overnight and the ammonia fumes will break down burnt on grease, etc. Next day, wipe clean with sponge.