Archive Month: June 2015

There are a lot of little things that you can do around the garden that can really help to save you time and money and are really nifty things to do. Our goal is to provide you with some garden tips and tricks that you will find interesting. What You Shouldn’t Plant Together: Some plants […]

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With our modern day living unfortunately our kids as well as us have gotten away from the simple things in life which includes the beauty and gifts of nature. For many of us in our childhood a simple tree fort would bring many hours of joy. Now unless the fort is constructed like a mini […]

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Kids crafts for a rainy day

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Let’s face it we all want to save on our food budget if we can. What is more important is that we all want to eat healthy. The big problem we have with store bought foods is the preservatives and food coloring and all the unusual and uneccessary additives they contain. Today we are going […]

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Keeping the kids occupied and engaged is at the fore of most of our minds. As parents we are aware that we need to encourage skills and reduce the time spent on their electronic gadgets.  There is a sure fire way of achieving this and that is with the use of food crafts.  Whilst exploring […]

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A lot of us love having a display of cut flowers on show in our homes.  Several reasons for this that I can think of, the aroma that greets you when you walk in and the colors will brighten up any day.  We all have our own reasons and some of us just love flower […]

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I happened across this article and I simply had to share.  This is a great project for the older kids to try.  Depending on the age and skill, you will need to supervise as there are sharp tools needed to make this work.  According to the author these stick bark whistles are best made when […]

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Do you love your garden but find the weeds seem to take over and grow faster than the plants?  Does the thought of the dangerous chemicals that are present in the mass produced weedkillers put you off even attempting to kill the weeds?  Well, this article is all about looking at the safer DIY weed […]

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There has been a lot of interest in our posts that have given oodles of ideas of how to spruce up walls. We have come across some more great ideas, and we just couldn’t resist passing them along, and hopefully spurring some creativity that can be carried out on a budget. Let’s face it, most […]

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