Springtime Crafts – Enjoy the Spring Outdoors!


The sun has been shining warm and bright for days now here in Missouri. Almost every night we get a beautiful Spring shower and the afternoon clears up to a beautiful day! Birds are chirping, squirrels are coming out of their homes, and I spend time outside every chance I get! Today I’ve compiled a […]

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{Food & Gardening} Gardening Resources for Parents

This month I thought I would discuss ways to encourage natural learning in our gardens.  Whether your children, your grandchildren or the neighborhood children frequent your garden, you can create an amazing resource for educating our youth. Not just agricultural education either, academics is easily incorporated in our natural world. Ideas for Gardening Lessons When my children […]

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Themed Nomination Winners – Out and About in the Great Outdoors


This week’s theme is about enjoying different activities outdoors. Here are the winner’s: This very pretty picnic blanket was nominated by vintagebyalexkeller. (Brasspaperclip also nominated one slightly different so they were a popular team choice). Folk art picnic blanket has been made from 1970’s reclaimed vintage fabric by SewnNatural. Keep your baby closely snuggled and […]

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Themed Nomination – Out and About in the Great Outdoors.


Partially inspired by Jen’s wonderful Monday article about frogs, this weeks’ theme is a celebration of the great outdoors. During the summer months in  North America millions of people participate in a variety of outdoors adventures. Where I live in the mountains of BC in Canada we love to explore our beautiful environment through hiking, […]

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