Houzz is the new way to design your home.
Change the front to xeriscape - large concrete slabs with plantings between
or use rocks instead of concrete slabs. much more natural looking and probably fits our architecture better
more for the front yard. love the succulents and sedum for Texas
love the pathway spaces
Lawn Gone!: Low-Maintenance, Sustainable, Attractive Alternatives for Your Yard: - $19.99
this book may be helpful - explore later