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what veggies to grow now - lettuce
There is nothing like growing your own nutrient-dense food for your family to enjoy. It's a great way to get
Australian Native Bird Feeders ornament
As a family, we love being out in our garden listening to nature. The kids get to watch and learn
Review you need to read on superior retractable hose reel!
Retractable Hose Reel Review Who would have thought a retractable hose reel would take me back in time to when
Garden Releaf Art. An awesome way to enjoy a garden.
Garden Releaf Garden Releaf is an innovative program to help people understand the benefits a garden has on your health
bee friendly seed packet with seed balls
The kids will have so much fun making our bee-friendly seed balls using flower seeds. Bees and flowers make up
insect hotel in the garden
We built our insect hotel in Australia out of leftover building material and we also collected twigs and branches we
How to make a simple living succulent wreath
If you haven't had a go at working with succulents, I highly recommend it. I can't wait to show you
Easy homemade natural weed sprayer and fungicide remedies
Garden Remedies Weeds are such a minefield as soon as the weather starts getting warmer so making your own weed
Beneficial insects in Australia
Beneficial Insects in Australia It's important to understand and identify predator insects and how you can encourage them into your
Mosquito repellent plants you need in your outdoor space
Mozzie Solutions We love summer time in Australia, unfortunately so does the mozzie. It's a constant struggle when the sun starts
How our family uses composting for zero food waste
Family Composting for zero food waste The objective of a family compost is simple - Composting for zero food waste.
What to include in the perfect family garden
Family Garden The best way to plan what to include in a family garden space that meets the needs of
Moon planting guide: Everything you need to know
It makes perfect sense once you understand the science behind it. We can easily comprehend the gravitational forces between the
Our guide to the best edible plants for kids!
Growing Edible Plants for Kids Getting started with kids is actually a lot easier than it sounds, especially if your
17 bugs in your vegetable garden you need to know
Starting a veggie patch is a venture that will just keep giving and giving to your family. Not only do
Seed raising guide: what you need to know
Seed Raising Guide : Growing Vegetables from Seed Australia If you've been searching for some seed raising guide and information
12 of the easiest vegetables to grow in Australia
You are definitely going to find some easy to grow veggies than others. What I've found easy, you may still
Growing Microgreens. An absolutely perfect fit with kids!
Microgreens Microgreens are amazing vegetables. Not only are they tiny and cute but they are fast growing as well. It's
5 amazing ways kids can easily grow succulents!
One of the most rewarding plants multipliers are the beautiful succulent plants which even kids can easily grow succulents. Most
Composting for beginners: How to get success in 4 steps
Composting is an awesome way to give back to the earth.  It improves soil and can be used as mulch
How to Plant a Tea Garden. Health benefits that will amaze you!
A tea garden is a great way to introduce herbs into your life.  Herbs are an awesome addition to any
Plants that attract bees
The humble honey bee is such an important part of our food chain, not only in Australia but worldwide.  Without
How to have fun AND keep Cabbage Butterflies out!
WARNING - White Cabbage butterflies about, look out! In Autumn & Spring, it really doesn't take much to get disheartened
An easy dinosaur garden to make this weekend
Let's face it, boys are hard to entertain in the garden.  My son loves anything that moves or involves water,
Why the best green smoothie cleanse comes from garden fresh ingredients
Grow Green.  Make the best Green Smoothie Cleanse ever. Every new year comes with goals, objectives, plans, dreams, and just
Why growing veg from seed is awesome for kids
Growing veg from seed is such a rewarding experience, not only for the health benefits but for the hands-on learning
Myth buster: Are purple vegetables really better for you?
Purple vegetables can be found in abundance these days.  Check with your local nursery to find a vast range of
Spinach bacon and sweet potato - bite size
If you love these ingredients on their own you are going to devour this Spinach Bacon and Sweet Potato Pie. 
A Natural Play Garden: Watching them will make you proud!
Creating a natural play backyard for your kids is important for any growing family. With so much technology available at
Delicious kitchen garden recipes for your harvest leftovers.
Harvest leftovers are very common. It's what you do with them that matters. There's nothing more amazing than preparing food