aka Dog path where they've killed all the grass to the back yard...
Neat idea of a sitting situation for a fire pit!
Garden pathways that meander and flow with ease!
All About Retaining Walls
This curved mortared-stone retaining wall keeps soil in place and features steps built of the same material. New England Fieldstone, Boston Blend, about $11.60 per square foot uninstalled; The Stoneyard
2013 International Landscape Design Award Winners traditional-landscape
http://www.landscaperseattle.com/ Some great ideas here.