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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
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
Our magical fairy garden party to celebrate friendship
Fairy Garden Party There is something so magical about a fairy garden party and the fairy party decorations, especially when you
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
Learn how to create succulent planters from old books
Can you see an amazing succulent garden created out of recycled books? Correct. You can grow succulents in just about
Make your own succulent planter teachers gift
Succulent Planter Gift A super teacher deserves an awesome gift to show your child's commitment to learning for the year.
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
Painting leaves: An engaging nature craft the kids will love
When the kids brought out the paints and asked me if they could do some painting, my daughter decided painting
Mindfulness for kids outside: rebalance in the garden
Recently we featured in an article on Mouths of Mums chatting about mindfulness for kids outside which you can encourage
Kids lunch boxes Sinchies packs with fruit
Kids lunch boxes can be a real challenge. Coming up with new kids lunch ideas every day is something I
How to make healthy banana bread
If you are a lover of banana bread and looking for a healthy banana bread recipe, this one is sure
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
Gorgeous framed leaf art the kids can make for gifts
Framed leaf art You can truly be inspired by nature every single day. All you have to do is stop
You'll love these easy to make plant gifts for teachers
Plant Gifts for Teachers The kids and I started a conversation the other day about the different types of teachers
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
How to take salad to the next level!
Rainbow Salad I can assure you that this Rainbow Salad is packed full of flavour and amazing health benefits that
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
The best herb fairy garden idea the kids can make
Herb Fairy Garden Creating a fairy garden is one thing, building a herb garden is another, but when you bring
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.
2 tasty recipes using Microgreens you'll be glad you found
Recipes using Microgreens Microgreens are little edible plants bursting with flavour and the health benefits are stacked in their favour.
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