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What can kids sow in the garden in late Autumn?

What can kids sow in the garden in late Autumn?

Autumn is by far my children’s favourite season as it is filled with amazing natural displays of colour, fun walks in the woodlands collecting chestnuts, conkers and acorns, and plenty of hot chocolate to keep little hands warm in the garden. Late Autumn is also still a great time for sowing and here are three suggestions for what children can sow in the garden at this time of the year in the UK.

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How kids can help keeping the garden watered in summer

How kids can help keeping the garden watered in summer

Although a sunny and hot summer is rarely a guarantee here in the UK, the summer this year has definitely started well. That means that our gardens need a little extra TLC.

Here are a few thoughts on how children can easily help us keeping our gardens watered during hot spells while having fun and learning something new.

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Greener gardening for children

Greener gardening for children

Gardening and nature exploration are great activities to show our planet some love, but how can children make their gardening activities greener and more eco-friendly? Here are a few suggestions.

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Five fun children's gardening activities for February half term

Five fun children's gardening activities for February half term

February half term is already here....panic!!! If you enjoy spending time gardening with your kids or grandkids here are 5 fun activities to do with children during half term.

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Five Autumn gardening ideas for children

Five Autumn gardening ideas for children

As I look out of the window the wind is blowing, creating a vortex of beautiful reds and oranges and summer feels like a distant memory. Yes, Autumn is here with its shorter days and unpredictable weather but also with its fabulous colours and its feeling of 'hygge'!  There are plenty of great gardening activities for children to do in Autumn and here are my top five. Play with leaves, seeds and berries  It is a well known fact that children learn better through playing and Autumn gives us a great opportunity to get to know many perennial plants and...

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