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Want to build a lifelong love of nature in your young children? As parents and educators, there’s no better way to cultivate these little green thumbs than by introducing preschoolers to the world of gardening through books. These 10 gardening books for preschoolers will help children ages 3-6 learn about plants, animals, and the life …

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This DIY butterfly wreath is a quick and easy project and a great way to welcome spring or celebrate summer, or just display your love of butterflies and pollinators all year long!  If you’re looking for a new way to decorate your front door this year, consider this idea for one of your spring wreaths. …

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Creating a butterfly garden is a great way to invite nature into your backyard. While nectar plants and showy flowers are often the stars of butterfly gardens, herbs play a crucial role in attracting and nourishing butterflies and other pollinators. Learn how herbs can be a beneficial addition to your butterfly garden. Butterflies and Their …

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Calling all young nature enthusiasts! Elevate your backyard into a bird-friendly haven with these exciting and easy-to-make DIY bird feeder ideas. Not only do these projects nurture creativity, but they also provide a front-row seat to the wonders of birdwatching. Let’s dive into a world of imaginative bird feeders that both kids and adults can …

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As Thanksgiving approaches, the desire to bring the warmth and texture of the season into our homes grows stronger. What better way to celebrate and express gratitude than by crafting your own nature-inspired Thanksgiving centerpiece? Here are some creative and simple DIY ideas that use elements from outside to infuse your table with the charm …

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Thanksgiving is a time for gratitude, family, and, of course, creativity. Engage the little ones in a nature-inspired craft activity by creating a DIY leaf rubbing table runner. This hands-on project not only adds a personalized touch to your Thanksgiving table (or the kids’ table!) but also encourages kids to explore the beauty of fall …

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Christmas is a wonderful time to blend the magic of the season with nature-inspired activities for kids. Even if the weather is colder, you can still continue to enjoy the outdoors. With the appropriate clothing, you can still get the kids outside to enjoy the same benefits of warmer weather, including exploring, learning new things, …

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The holiday season is a time for crafting, creating, and cherishing special moments with loved ones. This year, why not bring a touch of nature into your festive decorations? In this blog post, we’ll explore delightful DIY Christmas ornament ideas that kids can make using treasures found in the great outdoors. These crafts not only …

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In the world of gardening and wildlife conservation, the terms “butterfly weed” and “milkweed” are often used interchangeably, leading to confusion among gardeners. However, these two plants, while related, are different. To better understand their unique characteristics and benefits, let’s delve into the differences between butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa) and milkweed (Asclepias spp.). When people …

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