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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
How to make quinoa a success with your family - Quinoa recipes for kids
Quinoa is so much more than a grain with a weird name. In fact, quinoa (pronounced kin-wah) that we eat,
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
3 outstanding recipes for pumpkin that will inspire you to cook
Recipes for Pumpkin by: Melanie Grant from Life is For Living If you are looking for an awesome holiday destination
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
How to cosy up your winter outdoor garden!
Winter Outdoor Garden Are you sick of being cooped up indoors?  Do you want to spend time out in your
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,
3 absolutely delicious and healthy vegetable soup recipes
When the temperature drops we tend to think about cooking more of the winter warmer food. The first one that
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
Fresh beetroot recipes
There is something quite amazing about the flavour of beetroot. I'm not talking about the sugary tinned variety.  Beetroot carries
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
The best coconut and lime sauce you can freeze in portions
Coconut and lime sauce is one of my favourite flavour combinations. I love the strong flavour of lime, combined with
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
The best carrot and mint salad bursting with flavour
This Carrot and Salad is packed full of flavour and can be adjusted to your perfect liking by adding the
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
Fun Pizza Garden: It will make you really treasure family time!
A pizza garden is a great way to get the kids active and involved with nature. Gardening for kids helps