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We love creating with nature and it's awesome to have an idea then head outside and find something we can
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Sometimes it's the simple things that are the most fun. We love coming up with activities that involve kids and
5 amazing Christmas salads that will complete your feast
With so much beautiful produce ripening in our gardens, over the warmer months is the perfect time to go all
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
Can you really save money growing vegetables at home?
Any home gardener will tell you the produce tastes better, has higher nutrient content, and is the one form of
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When we had decided where it was going, We spent some time trimming overhanging branches back and weeding the bed
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Kids using their imagination with nature play simply warms my heart. It's starting to warm up where we live and we're
Household waste recycling isn't as hard as you think. In Australia, on average a family will throw away 20% of
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If you're anything like me, you’d get excited when the warmer weather arrives. This is the time that our food
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
Fruit veggie offcuts
We discard our tops and tails, peel and seeds without giving it a second thought. Well did you know that
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When I first started looking at worm farms, I thought they would be really difficult to look after. How wrong
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
Know the best time and tools for pruning citrus trees
Citrus trees don’t technically need to be pruned, however, if you leave them to grow wild they will grow large
Microgreens Kit - microgreens pizza finished
You'll be growing, harvesting, cooking and eating microgreens in no time. When you shout out ‘Dinners ready!’ and witness a
Raised Garden Beds
Raised garden beds have been a saviour in my garden. When I moved into my home I couldn’t wait to
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How good is a belly-warming soup when the temperature drops? I have been known to eat it for 3 meals
Becoming Sustainable - footprint
Sustainable living is not just a buzzword or the latest catchphrase people are using. Have you heard the words 'reducing
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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
Beetroot salad completed in a blue bowl
The ultimate way to make a beetroot salad is from fresh ingredients, and there is nothing better than growing beetroot
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Garden Releaf Garden Releaf is an innovative program to help people understand the benefits a garden has on your health