Kids garden activities articles

One of the most valuable skills you can teach yourself in a food garden is to collect seeds. It's not
It doesn't take much to think of an inexpensive gift with lots of heart. These small terracotta pots were so
If you're looking for a cheap, fun and quick project to do with the kids, have a go at making
Rock bugs and beetles
Rock bugs and beetles are a great way to add some fun and colour to your garden or even your
How to make a mug bug hotel
Want to learn how to make a mug bug hotel that your kids will love? My children have been bugging
garden diary
We love creating with nature and it's awesome to have an idea then head outside and find something we can
Sometimes it's the simple things that are the most fun. We love coming up with activities that involve kids and
How to turn rosemary cuttings into a gift
Rosemary is a Mediterranean woody perennial herb known for its wonderful flavour. It's one of the most popular herbs and
Kids using their imagination with nature play simply warms my heart. It's starting to warm up where we live and we're
Make your own magical fairy garden school
It only takes a little magic to make a fairy garden school come alive! Recently, my friend bought me a
Want to learn how to make soil testing fun for kids?
Soil testing is a way you can get to know your soil a bit better before you grow your plants.
Origami paper pot
There are lots of different options out there to raise seedlings and to be honest, I think I've tried them
Balcony garden: The perfect first garden for kids
The balcony garden our kids created was chosen so they could call it their own because that's exactly what they
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
Garden Releaf Garden Releaf is an innovative program to help people understand the benefits a garden has on your health
Learn how to create succulent planters from old books
You can grow succulents in just about anything these days, and recycled books is an awesome cost-effective way to enjoy
Make your own succulent planter teachers gift
A super teacher deserves an awesome gift to show your child's commitment to learning for the year. Why not gift
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
Reusing coffee pods by turning them into fairy planters
Reusing coffee pods by turning them into amazing succulents planters is one great way of recycling. Not all homes will
When the kids brought out the paints and asked me if they could do some painting, my daughter decided painting
Recently we featured in an article on Mouths of Mums chatting about mindfulness for kids outside which you can encourage
You can truly be inspired by nature every single day. All you have to do is stop and look all
You'll love these easy to make plant gifts for teachers
The kids and I started a conversation the other day about the different types of teachers' gifts that a teacher
Creating a fairy garden is one thing, building a herb garden is another, but when you bring together herbs and
Our guide to the best edible plants for kids!
Getting started with kids is actually a lot easier than it sounds, especially if your kids like D.I.Y projects. The
Seed raising guide: what you need to know
If you've been searching for a seed raising guide and information on growing vegetables from seed in Australia, then you've
How to create a troll village kids will love
When the Troll craze swept the world, I would never have guessed it would end up in the garden, but
How to create an amazing fairy cottage!
So when my daughter decided she wanted to build a fairy cottage, there was no holding her back. She designed,
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