Old, dated glass light fixtures turned garden lights. Get the glass bulb for a couple bucks at a thrift store. Stuff full of white Christmas lights, and run power to them. Nestle in among plants and put the extension cord on a timer.
U-shaped house by Natalie Dionne. Don't know who Natalie is but I like her concept. Why not build the house around the garden or courtyard, why do they always have to be relegated to the side or to the front and back or around the house?