Want a cool outdoor project that helps your kids express their creativity?
Create a rock and mineral garden to draw out the inner rockhounds in your family.
In this article I’ll show you how to collect rocks and minerals with your kids and create a beautiful rock garden together.
Why Build a Rock and Mineral Garden?
A rock garden is essentially a pile of rocks and minerals that you arrange in a beautiful or interesting manner.
When you build a rock and mineral garden with your kids, you’ll enjoy the thrill of the hunt; spend some fun time outdoors together; learn about geology, biology and relationships between rocks and minerals; and create something beautiful that comes from nature. There’s something for everyone.
Looking for a secret shortcut to make plants grow fast?
How about a gardening trick that turns trash into food?
Regrow vegetables and fruits to transform them from stems, cores and seeds into fresh, delicious plants you can eat.
It requires very little time and space, and no extra money!
In this article I’ll explain how fun, fast and easy it is to regrow vegetables and fruits with your kids even if you have a black thumb.
Why Regrow Your Food?
Two words: instant gratification. Kids today crave it. Adults often strive for it, too.
If you want to grow a family garden, go for it! It’s fun for kids to watch fruits and vegetables grow and then eat their newly grown bounty. You can use seeds or starter plants, but either method requires some patience.
The quickest way to reap fully grown, edible plants is to regrow your food from the uneaten parts of other fruits and veggies. It’s fun. It’s cool to see the process. It’s instant gratification gardening (or the closest thing to it).
Do your kids like to spend time outdoors?
Then start a garden!
Gardening is a great outdoor activity with an abundance of benefits.
In this article I’ll show you three easy methods for starting a garden with your kids this spring.
Why Garden With Your Kids?
Gardening is an easy and fun outdoor spring activity that gives kids and parents a free pass to play outside in the dirt. It’s also an excellent way to teach children about organic food, composting and where food comes from.
Plus, gardening can also serve as a great lesson about patience and delayed gratification!
Whether you’re a seasoned or amateur gardener, you’ll enjoy spending time outdoors with your family. You’ll get your hands dirty and create terrific memories, especially when you harvest the fruits of your labor.