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Easy Upcycled Planters

Easy Upcycled Planters

Gardening in small spaces is a great way to bring fresh ingredients into your diet. Try these easy upcycled planters (perfect for herb garden!) to get you started. Planter Materials: Empty Cartons Scissors Soil Seeds or plants Planter Instructions: Have … Continue reading


Eco Print Scarves DIY

Eco Print Scarves

Oh, how I love making eco-patterns on playsilks and scarves. Silk takes color like crazy and the natural materials used in the patterns are easy to see. There are as many ways to eco-print as there are crafters in the … Continue reading


Container Gardening

The Beauty of Container Gardening

The beauty of container gardening is its versatility.  It allows the gardener to experiment, to be eclectic, and even to be a bit non-committal. If you can’t decide on what your gardening style is, try a container! If you live … Continue reading


Your child will love customizing an old jar into his or her favorite critter. Take it outside and let the exploring begin!

DIY Upcycled Bug Jar

Life is blooming all around us — from new flowers, baby animals and bugs and insects galore. If you have a little one at home, chances are they have definitely noticed and will let you know at every turn and … Continue reading




Blueberry Picking

DIY Nature Camp: A Summer Boredom-Buster

When I created the At-Home Summer Nature Camp – an 8-week guide to DIY summer fun – my hope was to help families foster a connection to the natural world, encourage togetherness, initiate learning through play, and support a commitment … Continue reading


DIY Miracle Stain Remover

Miracle Stain Remover Recipe

I never cared about stain removal until what my husband and I call the Season of White Baseball Pants. At first, I was going to be the mom who didn’t care if the pants weren’t perfectly clean.  After all – … Continue reading



Nature Activity

DIY Activity: Bringing Nature In

My son and I spent a lot of time hiking and collecting leaves, pinecones and flat rocks during the fall months. We have a large plate on our family room coffee table that holds all of our favorites. It is … Continue reading


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