Eliminate the pouch: 3 sets of wall holds for as long as you can this works out what most women call "the pouch" or your lower abdominals! Plus this link has 6 other Waist-Slimming Ab Exercises w/ a short video for each step
entrance from road to front yard (awesome idea); I love the privacy combined with the curb appeal, and I love the pergola, as well as the idea of pathway! (Plants, etc. are obviously also an included desire for this.