All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘kids’

Gardening With Kids Easy DIY BirdBath Project

Gardening with Kids: Easy DIY Birdbath

Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer are at it again! The creators of Destination Nature are now on their next book promoting all the ways that you can get kids outside. In their most recent book, We Love Nature!: A Keepsake Journal for Families Who Love to Explore the Outdoors, you’ll share in the discovery of nature with your child and preserve …

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How To Make Painted Vegetable Plant Markers Out Of Stones

Painted Stone Vegetable Garden Markers

These adorable vegetable garden markers were made by my friend, Kristin aka Delta Gardener. Kristin is a volunteer Master Gardener and works tirelessly with the Ladner Community Garden to coordinate the children’s garden. That plus maintaining her large home garden and writing about it all on her blog, That Bloomin’ Garden, I do not know where she finds the time. Thankfully …

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Chalkboard Paint Projects to Get Kids Outside

Please welcome guest blogger and author, Stacy Tornio, who will be sharing some chalkboard paint projects you can do outside with kids. Stacy is the co-author of the book, The Kids’ Outdoor Adventure Book: 448 Great Things To Do In Nature Before You Grow Up.  Anytime we can get kids outside is a good thing, right? We think so! Whether …

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Flower Print

Flower Pounding: Printing Fabric with Natural Elements

What better way to preserve the beauty of summer blooms than by pounding them with a rock onto fabric? I know that’s the first thing I think of when looking at a gorgeous flower. “Hey, I think I’ll smash this with a rock.” OK, I may not have naturally come to this idea but when I had the chance to …

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