Recycled Kids Garden

Take those leftover cans and turn them into a garden!  For this activity all that is needed is a can, a little paint, a few vegetable starts and some creativity.  For plant markers we made birch bark flags and wrote the names on them with a permanent marker.  Add sun, water and soil and little gardeners can grow their own food!         … Continue reading Recycled Kids Garden

Buddha Bowl

Have a sunny spot and a shallow container?  Try planting succulents that show off their silvery foliage, with some accents of white and pink.  Here are the plants:  bacopa and dichondra ‘silver falls’ for trailing, the stonecrops ‘cape blanco’ and sedum ewersii for succulent foliage, allysum for white, and dwarf pussy toes, antennaria dioica ‘minima’ for pink.  Most will remain small and compact and buddha will … Continue reading Buddha Bowl