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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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As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s the perfect time to engage children in crafts that celebrate the beauty of nature and the spirit of gratitude. Step away from traditional art supplies and venture outdoors to collect treasures that will inspire unique and heartfelt creations. These nature-inspired Thanksgiving craft ideas will keep little hands busy and foster a …

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As the temps get colder, there’s still opportunity for kids to get outside and enjoy nature. Embark on a winter nature scavenger hunt and enjoy the brisk air, the crunch of snow underfoot, and the quiet beauty of the season. This Kids Winter Nature Scavenger Hunt Printable can transform a simple winter day into an …

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As the trees and weather change in the fall, there’s no better time to engage kids in the wonders of the season. A fall scavenger hunt is a super fun way to blend outdoor exploration with the magic of autumn. Print out this Kid’s Fall Scavenger Hunt Printable featuring items that capture the essence of …

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Christmas is just around the corner, and it’s the season for twinkling lights, jolly carols, and, of course, delightful decorations. To add an extra layer of joy to your holiday celebrations, we’ve crafted a “Christmas Decor Scavenger Hunt Printable” designed especially for kids. This festive activity will have the little ones excited to explore their …

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Milkweed plants are not just another pretty flower in your garden; they play a crucial role in supporting the declining monarch butterfly population. Monarch butterflies rely on milkweed as a host plant for their larvae. To help these support monarch populations, it’s important to harvest milkweed seeds so you can grow more milkweed in your …

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Fall is one of most people’s favorite season. The colors, the cooler temperatures and the fall activities make it a special time to wind down before winter. Learn how to press leaves, ensuring that the colors and textures of fall remain with you long after the season has passed. The process of pressing leaves is …

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As autumn leaves begin to fall, it’s tempting to clear away the debris to maintain a tidy garden and yard. Before you reach for that rake, consider leaf litter’s vital role in nurturing your garden and supporting a diverse range of wildlife over the winter months. I have more than 20 trees in my yard, …

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